Granite Construction Incorporated (GVA) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 27, 2014
Granite Construction Incorporated ( GVA ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 27, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.13 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 15, 2014. Shareholders who purchased GVA stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 26th quarter that GVA has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of GVA was $40.24, representing a -0.76% decrease from the 52 week high of $40.55 and a 54.35% increase over the 52 week low of $26.07.
GVA is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as Lockheed Martin Corporation ( LMT ) and Fluor Corporation ( FLR ). GVA's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$.96. Zacks Investment Research reports GVA's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 1182.35%, compared to an industry average of 9.5%.