Seaspan Corporation (SSW) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for July 17, 2014


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Seaspan Corporation ( SSW ) will begin trading ex-dividend on July 17, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.345 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 30, 2014. Shareholders who purchased SSW stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 10.4% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current stock price of $23.55, the dividend yield is 5.86%.

The previous trading day's last sale of SSW was $23.55, representing a -6.18% decrease from the 52 week high of $25.10 and a 21.08% increase over the 52 week low of $19.45.

SSW is a part of the Transportation sector, which includes companies such as General Dynamics Corporation ( GD ) and Carnival Corporation ( CUK ). SSW's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.44. Zacks Investment Research reports SSW's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 5.75%, compared to an industry average of 19.9%.

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

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Referenced Stocks: SSW , GD , CUK

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