Walter Energy, Inc. (WLT) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 07, 2014

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Walter Energy, Inc. ( WLT ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 07, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.01 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 05, 2014. Shareholders who purchased WLT stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 5th quarter that WLT has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $6.37, the dividend yield is .63%.

The previous trading day's last sale of WLT was $6.37, representing a -67.33% decrease from the 52 week high of $19.50 and a 49.88% increase over the 52 week low of $4.25.

WLT is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies such as BHP Billiton plc ( BBL ) and CONSOL Energy Inc. ( CNX ). WLT's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$8.2. Zacks Investment Research reports WLT's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as -100.33%, compared to an industry average of -4.6%.


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

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

  • SPDR S&P Metals & Mining ETF ( XME ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is XME with an increase of 0.31% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of WLT at 3.31%.



The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc.




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