Baker Hughes Incorporated (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on July 31, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.17 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 15,
2014. Shareholders who purchased BHI stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
13.33% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price
of $72.06, the dividend yield is .94%.
The previous trading day's last sale of BHI was $72.06,
representing a -4.73% decrease from the 52 week high of $75.64 and
a 56.33% increase over the 52 week low of $46.10.
BHI is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies
such as National Oilwell Varco, Inc. (
) and Precision Castparts Corporation (
). BHI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.87. Zacks Investment Research reports BHI's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 60.45%, compared to an
industry average of 14.4%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to BHI through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have BHI as a top-10 holding:
- iShares U.S. Oil Equipment & Services ETF (
- Merrill Lynch Market Oil Service HOLDRS (
- PowerShares Dynamic Oil Services (
The top-performing ETF of this group is OIH with an increase of
13.87% over the last 100 days. IEZ has the highest percent
weighting of BHI at 6.37%.