Encore Wire Corporation (WIRE) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for July 09, 2014

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Encore Wire Corporation ( WIRE ) will begin trading ex-dividend on July 09, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.02 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 25, 2014. Shareholders who purchased WIRE stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 31st quarter that WIRE has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $49.39, the dividend yield is .16%.

The previous trading day's last sale of WIRE was $49.39, representing a -14.83% decrease from the 52 week high of $57.99 and a 40.7% increase over the 52 week low of $35.10.

WIRE is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes companies such as Precision Castparts Corporation ( PCP ) and National Oilwell Varco, Inc. ( NOV ). WIRE's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.47. Zacks Investment Research reports WIRE's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 15.04%, compared to an industry average of 3.1%.

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

Interested in gaining exposure to WIRE through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have WIRE as a top-10 holding:

  • First Trust RBA American Industrial Renaissance ETF ( AIRR ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is AIRR with an decrease of 0% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of WIRE at 3.16%.



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



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Referenced Stocks: WIRE , PCP , NOV , AIRR

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