EOG Resources, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on July 15, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.1875 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 31,
2013. Shareholders who purchased EOG stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
10.29% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current
stock price of $143.55, the dividend yield is .52%.
The previous trading day's last sale of EOG was $143.55,
representing a -2.21% decrease from the 52 week high of $146.79 and
a 61.13% increase over the 52 week low of $89.09.
EOG is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies
such as PetroChina Company Limited (
) and TotalFinaElf, S.A. (
). EOG's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.72. Zacks Investment Research reports EOG's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 18.02%, compared to an
industry average of -1.2%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
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Interested in gaining exposure to EOG through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have EOG as a top-10 holding:
- Market Vectors Unconventional Oil & Gas ETF (
- iShares U.S. Oil & Gas Exploration & Production ETF (
- First Trust ISE-Revere Natural Gas Index Fund (
- Select Sector SPDR Fund - Energy Select Sector (
- PowerShares Dynamic Energy (
The top-performing ETF of this group is FRAK with an increase of
8.45% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of EOG at 7.09%.