Core Laboratories N.V. ( CLB ) will begin trading ex-dividend on July 15, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.55 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 17, 2015. Shareholders who purchased CLB prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that CLB has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $111.23, the dividend yield is 1.98%.
The previous trading day's last sale of CLB was $111.23, representing a -33.59% decrease from the 52 week high of $167.48 and a 27.46% increase over the 52 week low of $87.27.
CLB is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies such as Schlumberger N.V. ( SLB ) and Halliburton Company ( HAL ). CLB's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $5.15. Zacks Investment Research reports CLB's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as -42.73%, compared to an industry average of -21.3%.
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