Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 02, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.04 per share is scheduled to be paid on
August 23, 2013. Shareholders who purchased COG stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
represents an 100% increase over the prior quarter. At the current
stock price of $75.82, the dividend yield is .21%.
The previous trading day's last sale of COG was $75.82,
representing a -2.88% decrease from the 52 week high of $78.07 and
a 91.66% increase over the 52 week low of $39.56.
COG is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies
such as PetroChina Company Limited (
) and TotalFinaElf, S.A. (
). COG's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $.98. Zacks Investment Research reports COG's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 129.82%, compared to an
industry average of 5.7%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
dates, visit the
Interested in gaining exposure to COG through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have COG as a top-10 holding:
- Market Vectors Unconventional Oil & Gas ETF (
- Vanguard Mid-Cap Growth ETF (
- Direxion Daily Natural Gas Related Bull 3X Shares (
The top-performing ETF of this group is VOT with an increase of
8.33% over the last 100 days. FRAK has the highest percent
weighting of COG at 3.7%.