Bristow Group Inc (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 29, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.25 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 14,
2013. Shareholders who purchased BRS 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
$65.35, the dividend yield is 1.53%.
The previous trading day's last sale of BRS was $65.35,
representing a -5.36% decrease from the 52 week high of $69.05 and
a 72.34% increase over the 52 week low of $37.92.
BRS is a part of the Transportation sector, which includes
companies such as Expedia, Inc. (
) and GATX Corporation (
). BRS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $3.58. Zacks Investment Research reports BRS's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 15.61%, compared to an
industry average of 11.8%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
dates, visit the
Interested in gaining exposure to BRS through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have BRS as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares Exchange-Traded Fund Trust II PowerShares S&P
- PowerShares Dynamic Oil Services (
- SPDR Series Trust SPDR S&P Oil & Gas Equipment &
Services ETF (
- iShares Small Cap 600/BARRA Value Index Fund (
- SPDR S&P 600 Small Cap Value ETF (based on S&P
SmallCap Value (
The top-performing ETF of this group is PSCE with an increase of
22.72% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of BRS at 8.81%.