EOG Resources, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on October 15, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.1875 per share is scheduled to be paid on
October 31, 2013. Shareholders who purchased EOG stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
marks the 3rd quarter that EOG has paid the same dividend. At the
current stock price of $178.99, the dividend yield is .42%.
The previous trading day's last sale of EOG was $178.99,
representing a -1.08% decrease from the 52 week high of $180.95 and
a 66.1% increase over the 52 week low of $107.76.
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 $3.67. Zacks Investment Research reports EOG's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 37.62%, compared to an
industry average of 11.6%.
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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 (
- Select Sector SPDR Fund - Energy Select Sector (
- PowerShares Dynamic Energy (
- Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Energy ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is FRAK with an increase of
10.4% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of EOG at 8.02%.