BP p.l.c. (BP) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for November 06, 2013


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BP p.l.c. ( BP ) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 06, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.57 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 20, 2013. Shareholders who purchased BP stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 5.56% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $46.93, the dividend yield is 4.86%.

The previous trading day's last sale of BP was $46.93, representing a -0.13% decrease from the 52 week high of $46.99 and a 18.57% increase over the 52 week low of $39.58.

BP is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies such as Exxon Mobil Corporation ( XOM ) and Chevron Corporation ( CVX ). BP's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $7.62. Zacks Investment Research reports BP's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -18.78%, compared to an industry average of -1.6%.

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

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