Werner Enterprises, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 10, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.05 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 06, 2014.
Shareholders who purchased WERN stock prior to the ex-dividend date
are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 6th
quarter that WERN has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $24.87, the dividend yield is .8%.
The previous trading day's last sale of WERN was $24.87,
representing a -7.44% decrease from the 52 week high of $26.87 and
a 14.08% increase over the 52 week low of $21.80.
WERN is a part of the Transportation sector, which includes
companies such as United Parcel Service, Inc. (
) and J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc. (
). WERN's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.18. Zacks Investment Research reports WERN's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 10.79%, compared to an
industry average of 12.4%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to WERN through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have WERN as a top-10 holding:
- First Trust Mid Cap Value AlphaDEX Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is FNK with an increase of
5.74% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of WERN at 1%.