GulfMark Offshore, Inc. ( GLF ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 16, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.25 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 26, 2014. Shareholders who purchased GLF stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 7th quarter that GLF has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $36.98, the dividend yield is 2.7%.
The previous trading day's last sale of GLF was $36.98, representing a -31.38% decrease from the 52 week high of $53.89 and a 0.7% increase over the 52 week low of $36.72.
GLF is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies such as National Oilwell Varco, Inc. ( NOV ) and Precision Castparts Corporation ( PCP ). GLF's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.37. Zacks Investment Research reports GLF's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 30.05%, compared to an industry average of 11.9%.