Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on January 28, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.02 per share is scheduled to be paid on
February 13, 2013. Shareholders who purchased COG stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This marks the 4th quarter that COG has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of COG was $51.93,
representing a -1.74% decrease from the 52 week high of $52.85 and
a 80.06% increase over the 52 week low of $28.84.
COG is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies
such as PetroChina Company Limited (
) and Petroleo Brasileiro S.A.- Petrobras (
). COG's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $.56. Zacks Investment Research reports COG's
forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as -16.73%, compared to an
industry average of -1.7%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to COG through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have COG as a top-10 holding:
- First Trust ISE-Revere Natural Gas Index Fund (
- Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Energy ETF (
- PowerShares Dynamic Energy (
- SPDR S&P Oil & Gas Explor & Product (
- Rydex ETF Trust (
The top-performing ETF of this group is PXI with an increase of
12.07% over the last 100 days. FCG has the highest percent
weighting of COG at 3.66%.