Scorpio Bulkers Inc. (SALT) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 14, 2019. A cash dividend payment of $0.02 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 13, 2019. Shareholders who purchased SALT prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 9th quarter that SALT has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $5.28, the dividend yield is 4.55%.
The previous trading day's last sale of SALT was $5.28, representing a -29.22% decrease from the 52 week high of $7.46 and a 47.9% increase over the 52 week low of $3.57.
SALT is a part of the Transportation sector, which includes companies such as General Dynamics Corporation (GD) and Carnival Corporation (CCL). SALT's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.33. Zacks Investment Research reports SALT's forecasted earnings growth in 2019 as 911.11%, compared to an industry average of 8.3%.
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