Bristow Group Inc (
) 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. (
) and GATX Corporation (
). 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
Interested in gaining exposure to BRS through an Exchange
Traded Fund (
The following ETF(s) have BRS as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares Exchange-Traded Fund Trust II PowerShares S&P
- 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 (
- 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%.