Golar LNG Limited (GLNG) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 05, 2012


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Golar LNG Limited ( GLNG ) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 05, 2012 and a cash dividend payment of $0.85 per share scheduled for December 21, 2012. Shareholders who purchased GLNG stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 112.5% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $39.08, the dividend yield is 8.7%.

The previous trading day's last sale of GLNG was $39.08, representing a -18.28% decrease from the 52 week high of $47.82 and a 23.24% increase over the 52 week low of $31.71.

GLNG is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Carnival Plc ADS ( CUK ) and Carnival Corporation ( CCL ). GLNG's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.57. Zacks Investment Research reports GLNG's forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as 175.27%, compared to an industry average of 1.9%.

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

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