Freightcar America, Inc. (RAIL) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 22, 2013
Freightcar America, Inc. ( RAIL ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 22, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.06 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 31, 2013. Shareholders who purchased RAIL stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 20th quarter that RAIL has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $17.78, the dividend yield is 1.35%.
The previous trading day's last sale of RAIL was $17.78, representing a -29.3% decrease from the 52 week high of $25.15 and a 3.61% increase over the 52 week low of $17.16.
RAIL is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes companies such as Union Pacific Corporation ( UNP ) and Canadian National Railway Company ( CNI ). RAIL's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.56. Zacks Investment Research reports RAIL's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -93.23%, compared to an industry average of 9.7%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the RAIL Dividend History page.