Tidewater Inc. (TDW) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 31, 2013


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Tidewater Inc. ( TDW ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 31, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.25 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 14, 2013. Shareholders who purchased TDW stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 21st quarter that TDW has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $56.19, the dividend yield is 1.78%.

The previous trading day's last sale of TDW was $56.19, representing a -8.86% decrease from the 52 week high of $61.65 and a 32.74% increase over the 52 week low of $42.33.

TDW is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Carnival Plc ADS ( CUK ) and General Dynamics Corporation ( GD ). TDW's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.04. Zacks Investment Research reports TDW's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 41.06%, compared to an industry average of 1.6%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the TDW Dividend History page.

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

  • SPDR Series Trust SPDR S&P Oil & Gas Equipment & Services ETF ( XES ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is XES with an increase of 13.99% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of TDW at 2.5%.

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