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Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation (WAB) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 14, 2014

Westinghouse Air Brake Technologies Corporation ( WAB ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 14, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.04 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 30, 2014. Shareholders who purchased WAB stock 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 $75.9, the dividend yield is .21%.

The previous trading day's last sale of WAB was $75.9, representing a -7.91% decrease from the 52 week high of $82.42 and a 55.25% increase over the 52 week low of $48.89.

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 $3.12. Zacks Investment Research reports WAB's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 14.19%, compared to an industry average of 14.5%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the WAB Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to WAB through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?

The following ETF(s) have WAB as a top-10 holding:

  • Vanguard Small-Cap Growth ETF ( VBK ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is VBK with an increase of 1.31% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of WAB at 0.56%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.


The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

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