CONSOL Energy Inc. (CNX) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 07, 2013

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CONSOL Energy Inc. ( CNX ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 07, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.125 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 23, 2013. Shareholders who purchased CNX stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 8th quarter that CNX has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $31.28, the dividend yield is 1.6%.

The previous trading day's last sale of CNX was $31.28, representing a -16.34% decrease from the 52 week high of $37.39 and a 19.16% increase over the 52 week low of $26.25.

CNX is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies such as BHP Billiton plc ( BBL ) and Peabody Energy Corporation ( BTU ). CNX's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.54. Zacks Investment Research reports CNX's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -56.75%, compared to an industry average of -12.6%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the CNX Dividend History page.

Interested in gaining exposure to CNX through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have CNX as a top-10 holding:

  • Market Vectors Coal ETF ( KOL ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is KOL with an decrease of -23.4% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of CNX at 7.82%.

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 Symbols: BBL , BTU , CNX , KOL

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