Wausau Paper Corp. (WPP) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for July 30, 2013
Wausau Paper Corp. ( WPP ) will begin trading ex-dividend on July 30, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.03 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 15, 2013. Shareholders who purchased WPP stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 12th quarter that WPP has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $12.08, the dividend yield is .99%.
The previous trading day's last sale of WPP was $12.08, representing a -1.23% decrease from the 52 week high of $12.23 and a 61.93% increase over the 52 week low of $7.46.
WPP is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as International Paper Company ( IP ) and Meadwestvaco Corporation ( MWV ). WPP's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$.79. Zacks Investment Research reports WPP's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -27.27%, compared to an industry average of 5.6%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the WPP Dividend History page.