Exxon Mobil Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 09, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.63 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 10,
2013. Shareholders who purchased XOM stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
10.53% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price
of $91.15, the dividend yield is 2.76%.
The previous trading day's last sale of XOM was $91.15,
representing a -2.69% decrease from the 52 week high of $93.67 and
a 18.18% 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 $9.82. Zacks Investment Research reports XOM's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -.58%, compared to an
industry average of 10.3%.
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
12.14% over the last 100 days. IYE has the highest percent
weighting of XOM at 23.8%.