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Babcock & Wilcox Company (BWC) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 18, 2014

Babcock & Wilcox Company ( BWC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 18, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.1 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 10, 2014. Shareholders who purchased BWC stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that BWC has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $28.53, the dividend yield is 1.4%.

The previous trading day's last sale of BWC was $28.53, representing a -20.75% decrease from the 52 week high of $36 and a 3.67% increase over the 52 week low of $27.52.

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 $2.67. Zacks Investment Research reports BWC's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as -21.59%, compared to an industry average of 10.8%.

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

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