Devon Energy Corporation (DVN) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 12, 2012

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Devon Energy Corporation ( DVN ) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 12, 2012 and a cash dividend payment of $0.2 per share scheduled for December 31, 2012. Shareholders who purchased DVN stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 5th quarter that DVN has paid the same dividend.

The previous trading day's last sale of DVN was $52.92, representing a -30.68% decrease from the 52 week high of $76.34 and a 2.78% increase over the 52 week low of $51.49.

DVN is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies such as PetroChina Company Limited ( PTR ) and Petroleo Brasileiro S.A.- Petrobras ( PBR ). DVN's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.6. Zacks Investment Research reports DVN's forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as -47.24%, compared to an industry average of -9.7%.

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

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

  • Market Vectors Unconventional Oil & Gas ETF ( FRAK )
  • iShares Dow Jones U.S. Oil & Gas Exploration & Production Inde ( IEO ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is IEO with an increase of 7.78% over the last 100 days. FRAK has the highest percent weighting of DVN at 5.53%.



The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc.



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Referenced Stocks: DVN , FRAK , IEO , PBR , PTR

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