CONSOL Energy Inc. (CNX) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 08, 2013


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CONSOL Energy Inc. ( CNX ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 08, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.125 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 24, 2013. Shareholders who purchased CNX stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 7th quarter that CNX has paid the same dividend.

The previous trading day's last sale of CNX was $35.39, representing a -5.35% decrease from the 52 week high of $37.39 and a 34% 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 ( BBL ) and Peabody Energy Corporation ( BTU ). CNX's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.26. Zacks Investment Research reports CNX's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -13.3%, compared to an industry average of -9.5%.

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 )
  • PowerShares Global Coal Portfolio (PKOL)
  • SPDR S&P Metals & Mining ETF ( XME )
  • IQ ARB Global Resources ETF ( GRES ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is GRES with an increase of 3.91% over the last 100 days. KOL has the highest percent weighting of CNX at 9.22%.

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: BBL , BTU , CNX , GRES , KOL , XME

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