Babcock & Wilcox Company (BWC) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for November 21, 2013


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Babcock & Wilcox Company ( BWC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 21, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.1 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 13, 2013. Shareholders who purchased BWC stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 25% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $31.91, the dividend yield is 1.25%.

The previous trading day's last sale of BWC was $31.91, representing a -7.37% decrease from the 52 week high of $34.45 and a 37.19% increase over the 52 week low of $23.26.

BWC is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies such as Danaher Corporation ( DHR ) and ASML Holding N.V. ( ASML ). BWC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.93. Zacks Investment Research reports BWC's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 32.48%, compared to an industry average of 8.7%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the BWC Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

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