Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 14, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.02 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 24, 2013.
Shareholders who purchased COG stock prior to the ex-dividend date
are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 5th
quarter that COG has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $66.84, the dividend yield is .12%.
The previous trading day's last sale of COG was $66.84,
representing a -6.37% decrease from the 52 week high of $71.39 and
a 123.25% increase over the 52 week low of $29.94.
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 $.73. Zacks Investment Research reports COG's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 114.91%, compared to an
industry average of 9.3%.
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:
- First Trust ISE-Revere Natural Gas Index Fund (
- Market Vectors Unconventional Oil & Gas ETF (
- PowerShares Dynamic Energy E&P (
- Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Energy ETF (
- PowerShares Dynamic Energy (
The top-performing ETF of this group is PXE with an increase of
16.32% over the last 100 days. FCG has the highest percent
weighting of COG at 3.97%.