Exxon Mobil Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 07, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.57 per share is scheduled to be paid on
March 11, 2013. Shareholders who purchased XOM stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
marks the 4th quarter that XOM has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of XOM was $89.15,
representing a -4.83% decrease from the 52 week high of $93.67 and
a 15.58% increase over the 52 week low of $77.13.
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 $9.7. Zacks Investment Research reports XOM's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -2.39%, compared to an
industry average of -1.6%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
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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:
- iShares Dow Jones U.S. Oil and Gas Fund (
- Vanguard Energy ETF (
- 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 XLE with an increase of
5.28% over the last 100 days. IYE has the highest percent weighting
of XOM at 24.22%.