Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation (COG) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for January 29, 2014


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Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation ( COG ) will begin trading ex-dividend on January 29, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.02 per share is scheduled to be paid on February 14, 2014. Shareholders who purchased COG stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.

The previous trading day's last sale of COG was $39.07, representing a -3.82% decrease from the 52 week high of $40.62 and a 51.7% increase over the 52 week low of $25.76.

COG is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies such as PetroChina Company Limited ( PTR ) and TotalFinaElf, S.A. ( TOT ). COG's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.58. Zacks Investment Research reports COG's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 128.07%, compared to an industry average of -5.8%.

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

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 ( FCG )
  • Market Vectors Unconventional Oil & Gas ETF ( FRAK )
  • Direxion Daily Natural Gas Related Bull 3X Shares ( GASL ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is GASL with an increase of 28.98% over the last 100 days. FCG has the highest percent weighting of COG at 3.8%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

This article appears in: News Headlines Stocks
Referenced Stocks: COG , FCG , FRAK , GASL , PTR , TOT

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