Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (APC) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 11, 2013


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Anadarko Petroleum Corporation ( APC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 11, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.09 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 27, 2013. Shareholders who purchased APC stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 28th quarter that APC has paid the same dividend.

The previous trading day's last sale of APC was $81.74, representing a -6.44% decrease from the 52 week high of $87.37 and a 44.88% increase over the 52 week low of $56.42.

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 $4.16. Zacks Investment Research reports APC's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -2.27%, compared to an industry average of -.1%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the APC Dividend History page.

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

  • iShares Dow Jones U.S. Oil & Gas Exploration & Production Inde ( IEO )
  • Market Vectors Unconventional Oil & Gas ETF ( FRAK )
  • Columbia Select Large Cap Value ETF ( GVT )
  • Select Sector SPDR Fund - Energy Select Sector ( XLE )
  • iShares Dow Jones U.S. Oil and Gas Fund ( IYE ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is GVT with an increase of 14.8% over the last 100 days. IEO has the highest percent weighting of APC at 8.31%.

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