Star Bulk Carriers Corp. (SBLK) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 29, 2019. A cash dividend payment of $0.05 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 16, 2019. Shareholders who purchased SBLK prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 233.33% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $10.68, the dividend yield is 1.87%.
The previous trading day's last sale of SBLK was $10.68, representing a -9.57% decrease from the 52 week high of $11.81 and a 73.38% increase over the 52 week low of $6.16.
SBLK is a part of the Transportation sector, which includes companies such as General Dynamics Corporation (GD) and Carnival Corporation (CCL). SBLK's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$.31. Zacks Investment Research reports SBLK's forecasted earnings growth in 2019 as -63.66%, compared to an industry average of -9.1%.
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