Baker Hughes Incorporated (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 02, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.15 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 17, 2013.
Shareholders who purchased BHI stock prior to the ex-dividend date
are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 20th
quarter that BHI has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $45.39, the dividend yield is 1.32%.
The previous trading day's last sale of BHI was $45.39,
representing a -10.95% decrease from the 52 week high of $50.97 and
a 22.41% increase over the 52 week low of $37.08.
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 $2.72. Zacks Investment Research reports BHI's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -2.17%, compared to an
industry average of 1%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
dates, visit the
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
11.39% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of BHI at 5.6%.