Scorpio Bulkers Inc. ( SALT ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 14, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.02 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 15, 2018. Shareholders who purchased SALT prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
The previous trading day's last sale of SALT was $7.7, representing a -24.06% decrease from the 52 week high of $10.14 and a 35.09% increase over the 52 week low of $5.70.
SALT is a part of the Transportation sector, which includes companies such as General Dynamics Corporation ( GD ) and Carnival Corporation ( CUK ). SALT's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$.83. Zacks Investment Research reports SALT's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 120.8%, compared to an industry average of -3.5%.
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