Babcock & Wilcox Company (BWC) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 26, 2015

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Babcock & Wilcox Company ( BWC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 26, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.1 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 19, 2015. Shareholders who purchased BWC prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 6th quarter that BWC has paid the same dividend.

The previous trading day's last sale of BWC was $30.62, representing a -14.94% decrease from the 52 week high of $36 and a 15.2% increase over the 52 week low of $26.58.

BWC is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies such as Danaher Corporation ( DHR ) and Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc ( TMO ). BWC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.7. Zacks Investment Research reports BWC's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as -19.11%, compared to an industry average of 4.9%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the BWC Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

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Referenced Symbols: DHR , TMO

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