Scorpio Tankers Inc. ( STNG ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 21, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.01 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 30, 2017. Shareholders who purchased STNG prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an -92% decrease from the prior dividend payment.
The previous trading day's last sale of STNG was $4.18, representing a -37.61% decrease from the 52 week high of $6.70 and a 19.43% increase over the 52 week low of $3.50.
STNG is a part of the Transportation sector, which includes companies such as General Dynamics Corporation ( GD ) and Carnival Corporation ( CCL ). STNG's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$.16. Zacks Investment Research reports STNG's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as 291.84%, compared to an industry average of -5.8%.
Interested in gaining exposure to STNG through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have STNG as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares Dynamic Oil Services ( PXJ ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is PXJ with an increase of 22.13% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of STNG at 2.61%.