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


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Anadarko Petroleum Corporation ( APC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 09, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.18 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 25, 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 prior quarter. At the current stock price of $92.75, the dividend yield is .78%.

The previous trading day's last sale of APC was $92.75, representing a -0.42% decrease from the 52 week high of $93.14 and a 40.91% increase over the 52 week low of $65.82.

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 $3.38. Zacks Investment Research reports APC's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 7.31%, compared to an industry average of 12.1%.

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:

  • iShares U.S. Oil & Gas Exploration & Production ETF ( IEO )
  • Market Vectors Unconventional Oil & Gas ETF ( FRAK )
  • 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 27.73% over the last 100 days. IEO has the highest percent weighting of APC at 8.29%.

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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