Wausau Paper Corp. (WPP) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for April 29, 2014


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Wausau Paper Corp. ( WPP ) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 29, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.03 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 15, 2014. Shareholders who purchased WPP stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 15th quarter that WPP has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $11.35, the dividend yield is 1.06%.

The previous trading day's last sale of WPP was $11.35, representing a -19.16% decrease from the 52 week high of $14.04 and a 18.6% increase over the 52 week low of $9.57.

WPP is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as International Paper Company ( IP ) and Meadwestvaco Corporation ( MWV ). WPP's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$1.97. Zacks Investment Research reports WPP's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 213.33%, compared to an industry average of 8.4%.

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

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Referenced Stocks: WPP , IP , MWV

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