Brunswick Corporation ( BC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 19, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.21 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 14, 2018. Shareholders who purchased BC prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 10.53% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $53.88, the dividend yield is 1.56%.
The previous trading day's last sale of BC was $53.88, representing a -22.83% decrease from the 52 week high of $69.82 and a 11.41% increase over the 52 week low of $48.36.
BC is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies such as Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc ( TMO ) and ASML Holding N.V. ( ASML ). BC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.2. Zacks Investment Research reports BC's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 20.5%, compared to an industry average of 28.8%.
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