Apache Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on January 17, 2014. A cash
dividend payment of $0.2 per share is scheduled to be paid on
February 21, 2014. Shareholders who purchased APA stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This marks the 4th quarter that APA has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of APA was $84.44,
representing a -10.97% decrease from the 52 week high of $94.84 and
a 24.34% increase over the 52 week low of $67.91.
APA is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies
such as PetroChina Company Limited (
) and TotalFinaElf, S.A. (
). APA's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $6.69. Zacks Investment Research reports APA's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -13.64%, compared to an
industry average of -5.2%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to APA through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have APA as a top-10 holding:
- iShares U.S. Oil & Gas Exploration & Production ETF (
- PowerShares Dynamic Energy E&P (
- Vanguard Energy ETF (
- iShares Dow Jones U.S. Oil and Gas Fund (
- Direxion All Cap Insider Sentiment Shares (
The top-performing ETF of this group is KNOW with an increase of
18.07% over the last 100 days. IEO has the highest percent
weighting of APA at 5.37%.