Apache Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on October 18, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.2 per share is scheduled to be paid on
November 22, 2013. Shareholders who purchased APA stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This marks the 3rd quarter that APA has paid the same dividend. At
the current stock price of $90.23, the dividend yield is .89%.
The previous trading day's last sale of APA was $90.23,
representing a -0.56% decrease from the 52 week high of $90.74 and
a 32.87% 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 $6.35. Zacks Investment Research reports APA's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -13.04%, compared to an
industry average of 12%.
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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 (
- iShares Dow Jones U.S. Oil and Gas Fund (
- Direxion Daily Natural Gas Related Bull 3X Shares (
The top-performing ETF of this group is GASL with an increase of
56.02% over the last 100 days. IEO has the highest percent
weighting of APA at 6.01%.