Exxon Mobil Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 09, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.69 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 10,
2014. Shareholders who purchased XOM stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
9.52% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price
of $103.11, the dividend yield is 2.68%.
The previous trading day's last sale of XOM was $103.11,
representing a -0.33% decrease from the 52 week high of $103.45 and
a 21.61% increase over the 52 week low of $84.79.
XOM is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies
such as Chevron Corporation (
) and BP p.l.c. (
). XOM's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $7.35. Zacks Investment Research reports XOM's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 4.96%, compared to an
industry average of 5.8%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to XOM through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have XOM as a top-10 holding:
- Vanguard Energy ETF (
- iShares Dow Jones U.S. Oil and Gas Fund (
- Select Sector SPDR Fund - Energy Select Sector (
- iShares MSCI Global Energy Producers Fund (
- iShares S&P Global Energy Index Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is IXC with an increase of
12.46% over the last 100 days. VDE has the highest percent
weighting of XOM at 23.01%.