Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (APC) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 09, 2013

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Anadarko Petroleum Corporation ( APC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 09, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.18 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 23, 2013. Shareholders who purchased APC stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 100% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current stock price of $87.99, the dividend yield is .82%.

The previous trading day's last sale of APC was $87.99, representing a -10.65% decrease from the 52 week high of $98.47 and a 22.61% increase over the 52 week low of $71.77.

APC is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies such as PetroChina Company Limited ( PTR ) and TotalFinaElf, S.A. ( TOT ). APC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.5. Zacks Investment Research reports APC's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 2.9%, compared to an industry average of 3.8%.

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

Interested in gaining exposure to APC through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have APC as a top-10 holding:

  • Market Vectors Unconventional Oil & Gas ETF ( FRAK )
  • iShares U.S. Oil & Gas Exploration & Production ETF ( IEO )
  • PowerShares Dynamic Energy E&P ( PXE )
  • Columbia Select Large Cap Value ETF ( GVT )
  • Select Sector SPDR Fund - Energy Select Sector ( XLE ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is GVT with an increase of 20.26% over the last 100 days. FRAK has the highest percent weighting of APC at 7.64%.



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



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