Gulf Island Fabrication, Inc. (GIFI) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for November 07, 2013
Gulf Island Fabrication, Inc. ( GIFI ) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 07, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.1 per share is scheduled to be paid on November 27, 2013. Shareholders who purchased GIFI stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 8th quarter that GIFI has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $25.71, the dividend yield is 1.56%.
The previous trading day's last sale of GIFI was $25.71, representing a -4.14% decrease from the 52 week high of $26.82 and a 37.05% increase over the 52 week low of $18.76.
GIFI is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes companies such as Precision Castparts Corporation ( PCP ) and National Oilwel Varcol, Inc. ( NOV ). GIFI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.16. Zacks Investment Research reports GIFI's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -3.64%, compared to an industry average of 5.8%.