Tidewater Inc. ( TDW ) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 04, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.25 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 16, 2014. Shareholders who purchased TDW stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 25th quarter that TDW has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $51.65, the dividend yield is 1.94%.
The previous trading day's last sale of TDW was $51.65, representing a -18.3% decrease from the 52 week high of $63.22 and a 13.49% increase over the 52 week low of $45.51.
TDW is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as General Dynamics Corporation ( GD ) and Carnival Corporation ( CUK ). TDW's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.83. Zacks Investment Research reports TDW's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as 26.68%, compared to an industry average of 18.9%.
Interested in gaining exposure to TDW through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have TDW as a top-10 holding:
The top-performing ETF of this group is FXR with an increase of 7.39% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of TDW at 1.76%.
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