Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 15, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.05 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 31, 2013.
Shareholders who purchased WAB stock prior to the ex-dividend date
are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th
quarter that WAB has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $105.92, the dividend yield is .19%.
The previous trading day's last sale of WAB was $105.92,
representing a -1.09% decrease from the 52 week high of $107.09 and
a 55.15% increase over the 52 week low of $68.27.
WAB is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes
companies such as Union Pacific Corporation (
) and Canadian National Railway Company (
). WAB's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $5.41. Zacks Investment Research reports WAB's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 14.26%, compared to an
industry average of 9.8%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
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Interested in gaining exposure to WAB through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have WAB as a top-10 holding:
- First Trust Mid Cap Growth AlphaDEX (
- Vanguard Small-Cap Growth ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is FNY with an increase of
17.76% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of WAB at 1.29%.