Baker Hughes Incorporated (BHI) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for July 31, 2014

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Baker Hughes Incorporated ( BHI ) 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. ( NOV ) and Precision Castparts Corporation ( PCP ). 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%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the BHI Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

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 ( IEZ )
  • Merrill Lynch Market Oil Service HOLDRS ( OIH )
  • PowerShares Dynamic Oil Services ( PXJ ).

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%.



The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc.



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Referenced Stocks: BHI , NOV , PCP , IEZ , OIH , PXJ

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