Perfect World Co., Ltd. ( PWRD ) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 01, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.48 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 15, 2014. Shareholders who purchased PWRD stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 6.67% increase over the prior year.
The previous trading day's last sale of PWRD was $20.67, representing a -21.24% decrease from the 52 week high of $26.25 and a 112.65% increase over the 52 week low of $9.72.
PWRD is a part of the Miscellaneous sector, which includes companies such as Visa Inc. ( V ) and Mastercard Incorporated ( MA ). PWRD's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.78. Zacks Investment Research reports PWRD's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 20.66%, compared to an industry average of 6.3%.