Green Plains Renewable Energy, Inc. (GPRE) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for September 03, 2013
Green Plains Renewable Energy, Inc. ( GPRE ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 03, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.04 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 26, 2013. Shareholders who purchased GPRE stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. At the current stock price of $16.3, the dividend yield is .25%.
The previous trading day's last sale of GPRE was $16.3, representing a -11.41% decrease from the 52 week high of $18.40 and a 274.71% increase over the 52 week low of $4.35.
GPRE is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Company ( DD ) and Dow Chemical Company ( DOW ). GPRE's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.18. Zacks Investment Research reports GPRE's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 297.16%, compared to an industry average of 17.5%.