Diamond Offshore Drilling, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 14, 2014. A cash
dividend payment of $0.875 per share is scheduled to be paid on
March 03, 2014. Shareholders who purchased DO stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
marks the 15th quarter that DO has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of DO was $47.2,
representing a -37.96% decrease from the 52 week high of $76.08 and
a 4.34% increase over the 52 week low of $45.24.
DO is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies such
as PetroChina Company Limited (
) and TotalFinaElf, S.A. (
). DO's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $3.95. Zacks Investment Research reports DO's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as -5.28%, compared to an
industry average of -4.7%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to DO through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have DO as a top-10 holding:
- First Trust Energy AlphaDEX Fund (
- WisdomTree Dividend Ex-Financials Fund (
- WisdomTree MidCap Dividend Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is DON with an increase of
4.29% over the last 100 days. FXN has the highest percent weighting
of DO at 2.96%.