Baker Hughes Incorporated (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 01, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.15 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 16, 2014.
Shareholders who purchased BHI stock prior to the ex-dividend date
are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 24th
quarter that BHI has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $69.55, the dividend yield is .86%.
The previous trading day's last sale of BHI was $69.55,
representing a -1.92% decrease from the 52 week high of $70.91 and
a 60.48% increase over the 52 week low of $43.34.
BHI is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies
such as Precision Castparts Corporation (
) and National Oilwel Varcol, Inc. (
). BHI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.61. Zacks Investment Research reports BHI's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 58.56%, compared to an
industry average of 24.8%.
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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 (
- Guggenheim Raymond James SB-1 Equity Fund (
- Direxion All Cap Insider Sentiment Shares (
The top-performing ETF of this group is IEZ with an increase of
9% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of BHI at 6.34%.