Tidewater Inc. (TDW) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 28, 2014
Tidewater Inc. ( TDW ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 28, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.25 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 14, 2014. Shareholders who purchased TDW stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 24th quarter that TDW has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of TDW was $48.4, representing a -23.44% decrease from the 52 week high of $63.22 and a 7.1% increase over the 52 week low of $45.19.
TDW is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as General Dynamics Corporation ( GD ) and Carnival Corporation ( CUK ). TDW's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.9. Zacks Investment Research reports TDW's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 24.8%, compared to an industry average of -2.8%.