Chevron Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 15, 2014. A cash
dividend payment of $1.07 per share is scheduled to be paid on
September 10, 2014. Shareholders who purchased CVX stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This represents an 7% increase over the same period a year ago. At
the current stock price of $127.6, the dividend yield is 3.35%.
The previous trading day's last sale of CVX was $127.6,
representing a -5.55% decrease from the 52 week high of $135.10 and
a 16.77% increase over the 52 week low of $109.27.
CVX is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies
such as Exxon Mobil Corporation (
) and BP p.l.c. (
). CVX's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $10.48. Zacks Investment Research reports CVX's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as -1.97%, compared to an
industry average of 13.2%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to CVX through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have CVX as a top-10 holding:
- First Trust Morningstar Dividend Leaders Index Fund (
- iShares MSCI Global Energy Producers Fund (
- Select Sector SPDR Fund - Energy Select Sector (
- iShares Dow Jones U.S. Oil and Gas Fund (
- Vanguard Energy ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is XLE with an increase of
10.51% over the last 100 days. FDL has the highest percent
weighting of CVX at 9%.