Safe Bulkers, Inc (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 22, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.05 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 07,
2013. Shareholders who purchased SB stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd
quarter that SB has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $5.5, the dividend yield is 3.64%.
The previous trading day's last sale of SB was $5.5,
representing a -18.03% decrease from the 52 week high of $6.71 and
a 76.28% increase over the 52 week low of $3.12.
SB is a part of the Transportation sector, which includes
companies such as Carnival Plc ADS (
) and Carnival Corporation (
). SB's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.18. Zacks Investment Research reports SB's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -37.82%, compared to an
industry average of 2.8%.
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