Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation (WAB) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 13, 2015
Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation ( WAB ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 13, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.06 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 29, 2015. 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 $99.1, the dividend yield is .24%.
The previous trading day's last sale of WAB was $99.1, representing a -5.71% decrease from the 52 week high of $105.10 and a 41.17% increase over the 52 week low of $70.20.
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 $3.78. Zacks Investment Research reports WAB's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as 14.3%, compared to an industry average of 4.1%.