W&T Offshore, Inc. ( WTI ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 22, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.09 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 04, 2013. Shareholders who purchased WTI stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 12.5% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $15.26, the dividend yield is 2.36%.
The previous trading day's last sale of WTI was $15.26, representing a -28.56% decrease from the 52 week high of $21.36 and a 42.88% increase over the 52 week low of $10.68.
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 $1.24. Zacks Investment Research reports WTI's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -3.79%, compared to an industry average of 5.1%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the WTI Dividend History page.