Houston Wire & Cable Company (HWCC) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 19, 2013
Houston Wire & Cable Company ( HWCC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 19, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.09 per share is scheduled to be paid on February 28, 2013. Shareholders who purchased HWCC stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 8th quarter that HWCC has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of HWCC was $11.84, representing a -22.11% decrease from the 52 week high of $15.20 and a 14.73% increase over the 52 week low of $10.32.
HWCC is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which includes companies such as China Mobile (Hong Kong) Ltd. ( CHL ) and AT&T Inc. ( T ). HWCC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.89. Zacks Investment Research reports HWCC's forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as -17.34%, compared to an industry average of 7%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the HWCC Dividend History page.