Encore Wire Corporation (WIRE) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for October 02, 2013


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Encore Wire Corporation ( WIRE ) will begin trading ex-dividend on October 02, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.02 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 18, 2013. Shareholders who purchased WIRE stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 28th quarter that WIRE has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $39.44, the dividend yield is .2%.

The previous trading day's last sale of WIRE was $39.44, representing a -7.16% decrease from the 52 week high of $42.48 and a 34.75% increase over the 52 week low of $29.27.

WIRE is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes companies such as National Oilwel Varcol, Inc. ( NOV ) and Precision Castparts Corporation ( PCP ). WIRE's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.58. Zacks Investment Research reports WIRE's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 108.79%, compared to an industry average of 9.6%.

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.

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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Referenced Stocks: NOV , PCP , WIRE

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