Curtiss-Wright Corporation ( CW ) has announced an ex-dividend date of November 20, 2012 and a cash dividend payment of $0.09 per share scheduled for December 07, 2012. Shareholders who purchased CW stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that CW has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $29.5, the dividend yield is 3.66%.
The previous trading day's last sale of CW was $29.5, representing a -29.61% decrease from the 52 week high of $41.91 and a 3.33% increase over the 52 week low of $28.55.
CW is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies such as Canon, Inc. ( CAJ ) and Danaher Corporation ( DHR ). CW's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.43. Zacks Investment Research reports CW's forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as -22.94%, compared to an industry average of 5%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the CW Dividend History page.