Diana Containerships Inc. (DCIX) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for November 30, 2012


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Diana Containerships Inc. ( DCIX ) has announced an ex-dividend date of November 30, 2012 and a cash dividend payment of $0.3 per share scheduled for December 18, 2012. Shareholders who purchased DCIX stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 100% increase over the same quarter a year ago. At the current stock price of $6.48, the dividend yield is 18.52%.

The previous trading day's last sale of DCIX was $6.48, representing a -17.77% decrease from the 52 week high of $7.88 and a 41.79% increase over the 52 week low of $4.57.

DCIX is a part of the Transportation sector, which includes companies such as Carnival Plc ADS ( CUK ) and Carnival Corporation ( CCL ). DCIX's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.29. Zacks Investment Research reports DCIX's forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as 21.12%, compared to an industry average of 3%.

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

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Referenced Stocks: CCL , CUK , DCIX

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