CONSOL Energy Inc. (
) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 19, 2012 and a cash
dividend payment of $0.125 per share scheduled for December 28,
2012. Shareholders who purchased CNX stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 6th
quarter that CNX has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $33.7, the dividend yield is 4.45%.
The previous trading day's last sale of CNX was $33.7,
representing a -14.71% decrease from the 52 week high of $39.51 and
a 27.6% increase over the 52 week low of $26.41.
CNX is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies
such as BHP Billiton plc (
) and Yanzhou Coal Mining Company Limited (
). CNX's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.89. Zacks Investment Research reports CNX's
forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as -70.16%, compared to an
industry average of -3.4%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
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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 (
- PowerShares Global Coal Portfolio (
- SPDR S&P Metals & Mining ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is XME with an increase of
14.63% over the last 100 days. KOL has the highest percent
weighting of CNX at 8.63%.