Werner Enterprises, Inc. (WERN) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for October 03, 2013


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Werner Enterprises, Inc. ( WERN ) will begin trading ex-dividend on October 03, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.05 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 22, 2013. Shareholders who purchased WERN stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that WERN has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $23.75, the dividend yield is .84%.

The previous trading day's last sale of WERN was $23.75, representing a -6.64% decrease from the 52 week high of $25.44 and a 15.12% increase over the 52 week low of $20.63.

WERN is a part of the Transportation sector, which includes companies such as United Parcel Service, Inc. ( UPS ) and J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc. ( JBHT ). WERN's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.28. Zacks Investment Research reports WERN's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -14.56%, compared to an industry average of 14%.

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

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