Ship Finance International Limited (SFL) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 08, 2017

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Ship Finance International Limited ( SFL ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 08, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.35 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 29, 2017. Shareholders who purchased SFL prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an -22.22% decrease from prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $15, the dividend yield is 9.33%.

The previous trading day's last sale of SFL was $15, representing a -6.83% decrease from the 52 week high of $16.10 and a 21.95% increase over the 52 week low of $12.30.

SFL is a part of the Transportation sector, which includes companies such as General Dynamics Corporation ( GD ) and Carnival Corporation ( CCL ). SFL's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.19. Zacks Investment Research reports SFL's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as -28.61%, compared to an industry average of -14%.

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

Interested in gaining exposure to SFL through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have SFL as a top-10 holding:

  • Guggenheim Shipping ETF ( SEA ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is SEA with an decrease of -9.06% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of SFL at 0.03%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

This article appears in: News Headlines , Stocks
Referenced Symbols: SFL , GD , CCL , SEA

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