Tidewater Inc. (TDW) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for September 04, 2013
Tidewater Inc. ( TDW ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 04, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.25 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 16, 2013. Shareholders who purchased TDW stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 22nd quarter that TDW has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $53.96, the dividend yield is 1.85%.
The previous trading day's last sale of TDW was $53.96, representing a -13.5% decrease from the 52 week high of $62.38 and a 27.47% increase over the 52 week low of $42.33.
TDW is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Carnival Plc ADS ( CUK ) and Carnival Corporation ( CCL ). TDW's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3. Zacks Investment Research reports TDW's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 31.16%, compared to an industry average of -4.1%.