Navios Maritime Holdings Inc. ( NM ) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 16, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.06 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 26, 2014. Shareholders who purchased NM stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 22nd quarter that NM has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $9.9, the dividend yield is 2.42%.
The previous trading day's last sale of NM was $9.9, representing a -18.32% decrease from the 52 week high of $12.12 and a 110.64% increase over the 52 week low of $4.70.
NM is a part of the Transportation sector, which includes companies such as General Dynamics Corporation ( GD ) and Carnival Corporation ( CUK ). NM's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$.97. Zacks Investment Research reports NM's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 118.97%, compared to an industry average of 18.8%.