EQT Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 15, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.03 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 01,
2013. Shareholders who purchased EQT stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
-86.36% decrease from the same period a year ago. At the current
stock price of $74.9, the dividend yield is .16%.
The previous trading day's last sale of EQT was $74.9,
representing a -2.61% decrease from the 52 week high of $76.91 and
a 71.44% increase over the 52 week low of $43.69.
EQT is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes
companies such as PetroChina Company Limited (
) and Petroleo Brasileiro S.A.- Petrobras (
). EQT's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.4. Zacks Investment Research reports EQT's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 52.42%, compared to an
industry average of 11.3%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
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Interested in gaining exposure to EQT through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have EQT as a top-10 holding:
- First Trust ISE-Revere Natural Gas Index Fund (
- Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Energy ETF (
- SPDR S&P Oil & Gas Explor & Product (
- Rydex ETF Trust (
- Direxion Daily Natural Gas Related Bull 3X Shares (
The top-performing ETF of this group is GASL with an increase of
8.85% over the last 100 days. FCG has the highest percent weighting
of EQT at 3.88%.