Transglobe Energy Corp ( TGA ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 11, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.05 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 30, 2014. Shareholders who purchased TGA stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. At the current stock price of $6.26, the dividend yield is 3.19%.
The previous trading day's last sale of TGA was $6.26, representing a -35.2% decrease from the 52 week high of $9.66 and a 4.33% increase over the 52 week low of $6.
TGA is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies such as PetroChina Company Limited ( PTR ) and TotalFinaElf, S.A. ( TOT ). TGA's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.88. Zacks Investment Research reports TGA's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 1.72%, compared to an industry average of 23.5%.