Dynamic Materials Corporation ( BOOM ) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 27, 2012 and a cash dividend payment of $0.04 per share scheduled for January 14, 2013. Shareholders who purchased BOOM stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 15th quarter that BOOM has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $13.94, the dividend yield is 1.15%.
The previous trading day's last sale of BOOM was $13.94, representing a -43.17% decrease from the 52 week high of $24.53 and a 14.45% increase over the 52 week low of $12.18.
BOOM is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes companies such as Johnson Controls, Inc. ( JCI ) and Intuitive Surgical, Inc. ( ISRG ). BOOM's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.93. Zacks Investment Research reports BOOM's forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as -17.76%, compared to an industry average of -5%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the BOOM Dividend History page.