Euroseas Ltd. (ESEA) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 28, 2013
Euroseas Ltd. ( ESEA ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 28, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.015 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 11, 2013. Shareholders who purchased ESEA stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that ESEA has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $1.25, the dividend yield is 4.8%.
The previous trading day's last sale of ESEA was $1.25, representing a -8.09% decrease from the 52 week high of $1.36 and a 46.2% increase over the 52 week low of $.86.
ESEA is a part of the Transportation sector, which includes companies such as Carnival Plc ADS ( CUK ) and Carnival Corporation ( CCL ). ESEA's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$.36. Zacks Investment Research reports ESEA's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -280%, compared to an industry average of -4.6%.