EQT Corporation (EQT) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 14, 2013

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EQT Corporation ( EQT ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 14, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.03 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 01, 2013. Shareholders who purchased EQT stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that EQT has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $83.56, the dividend yield is .14%.

The previous trading day's last sale of EQT was $83.56, representing a -5.29% decrease from the 52 week high of $88.23 and a 58.6% increase over the 52 week low of $52.69.

EQT is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes companies such as PetroChina Company Limited ( PTR ) and TotalFinaElf, S.A. ( TOT ). EQT's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.76. Zacks Investment Research reports EQT's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 68.56%, compared to an industry average of 13.6%.

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

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

  • Direxion Daily Natural Gas Related Bull 3X Shares ( GASL ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is GASL with an decrease of -3.42% over the last 100 days.



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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