VSE Corporation ( VSEC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 03, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.09 per share is scheduled to be paid on February 19, 2014. Shareholders who purchased VSEC stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that VSEC has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of VSEC was $44.82, representing a -14.9% decrease from the 52 week high of $52.67 and a 103.27% increase over the 52 week low of $22.05.
VSEC is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Lockheed Martin Corporation ( LMT ) and Fluor Corporation ( FLR ). VSEC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.71. Zacks Investment Research reports VSEC's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -12.23%, compared to an industry average of 5.5%.
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