Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation (WAB) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 10, 2018
Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation ( WAB ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 10, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.12 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 25, 2018. Shareholders who purchased WAB prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that WAB has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $92.08, the dividend yield is .52%.
The previous trading day's last sale of WAB was $92.08, representing a -1.84% decrease from the 52 week high of $93.81 and a 33.06% increase over the 52 week low of $69.20.
WAB is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes companies such as Union Pacific Corporation ( UNP ) and Canadian National Railway Company ( CNI ). WAB's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.88. Zacks Investment Research reports WAB's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 10.79%, compared to an industry average of 12.2%.