Baker Hughes Incorporated (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on January 31, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.15 per share is scheduled to be paid on
February 15, 2013. Shareholders who purchased BHI stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This marks the 19th quarter that BHI has paid the same
The previous trading day's last sale of BHI was $45.62,
representing a -13.81% decrease from the 52 week high of $52.93 and
a 23.03% increase over the 52 week low of $37.08.
BHI is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies
such as National-Oilwell, Inc. (
) and Precision Castparts Corporation (
). BHI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.98. Zacks Investment Research reports BHI's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -1.91%, compared to an
industry average of 3.2%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
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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 Dow Jones U.S. Oil Equipment & Services Index
- PowerShares Dynamic Oil Services (
- SPDR Series Trust SPDR S&P Oil & Gas Equipment &
Services ETF (
- Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Energy ETF (
- Madrona Domestic ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is IEZ with an increase of
12.68% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of BHI at 5.51%.