W&T Offshore, Inc. ( WTI ) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 20, 2012 and a cash dividend payment of $0.32 per share scheduled for December 28, 2012. Shareholders who purchased WTI stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. At the current stock price of $17.24, the dividend yield is 22.27%.
The previous trading day's last sale of WTI was $17.24, representing a -37.08% decrease from the 52 week high of $27.40 and a 30.8% increase over the 52 week low of $13.18.
WTI is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies such as PetroChina Company Limited ( PTR ) and Petroleo Brasileiro S.A.- Petrobras ( PBR ). WTI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.33. Zacks Investment Research reports WTI's forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as -51.21%, compared to an industry average of -8.1%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the WTI Dividend History page.
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