Teekay Corporation ( TK ) will begin trading ex-dividend on January 14, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.3163 per share is scheduled to be paid on January 30, 2013. Shareholders who purchased TK stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 18th quarter that TK has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of TK was $33.8, representing a -7.65% decrease from the 52 week high of $36.60 and a 35.31% increase over the 52 week low of $24.98.
TK is a part of the Transportation sector, which includes companies such as Carnival Plc ADS ( CUK ) and Carnival Corporation ( CCL ). TK's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$.26. Zacks Investment Research reports TK's forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as 48.75%, compared to an industry average of .2%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the TK Dividend History page.
Interested in gaining exposure to TK through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have TK as a top-10 holding:
- Guggenheim Shipping ETF ( SEA ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is SEA with an increase of 6.95% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of TK at 3.6%.
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