Bristow Group Inc (BRS) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for November 28, 2012

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Bristow Group Inc ( BRS ) has announced an ex-dividend date of November 28, 2012 and a cash dividend payment of $0.2 per share scheduled for December 14, 2012. Shareholders who purchased BRS stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that BRS has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $51.26, the dividend yield is 1.56%.

The previous trading day's last sale of BRS was $51.26, representing a -2.44% decrease from the 52 week high of $52.54 and a 35.18% increase over the 52 week low of $37.92.

BRS is a part of the Transportation sector, which includes companies such as Expedia, Inc. ( EXPE ) and GATX Corporation ( GMT ). BRS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.56. Zacks Investment Research reports BRS's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 14.32%, compared to an industry average of 12.1%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the BRS Dividend History page.

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 Smal ( PSCE )
  • SPDR Series Trust SPDR S&P Oil & Gas Equipment & Services ETF ( XES )
  • iShares Small Cap 600/BARRA Value Index Fund ( IJS )
  • SPDR S&P 600 Small Cap Value ETF (based on S&P SmallCap Value ( SLYV )
  • Russell Small Cap Contrarian ETF (SCTR).

The top-performing ETF of this group is XES with an increase of 6.74% over the last 100 days. PSCE has the highest percent weighting of BRS at 8.26%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

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