L.B. Foster Company (
) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 05, 2012 and a cash
dividend payment of $0.025 per share scheduled for December 21,
2012. Shareholders who purchased FSTR stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
marks the 8th quarter that FSTR has paid the same dividend. At the
current stock price of $41.45, the dividend yield is .24%.
The previous trading day's last sale of FSTR was $41.45,
representing a -0.6% decrease from the 52 week high of $41.70 and a
66.2% increase over the 52 week low of $24.94.
FSTR is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes
companies such as National-Oilwell, Inc. (
) and Precision Castparts Corporation (
). FSTR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.54. Zacks Investment Research reports FSTR's
forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as 18.78%, compared to an
industry average of -18.5%.
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