Halliburton Company (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 30, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.125 per share is scheduled to be paid on
September 25, 2013. Shareholders who purchased HAL stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This marks the 3rd quarter that HAL has paid the same dividend. At
the current stock price of $48.9, the dividend yield is 1.02%.
The previous trading day's last sale of HAL was $48.9,
representing a -0.95% decrease from the 52 week high of $49.37 and
a 63.93% increase over the 52 week low of $29.83.
HAL is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies
such as Schlumberger N.V. (
) and Oceaneering International, Inc. (
). HAL's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.08. Zacks Investment Research reports HAL's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 7.37%, compared to an
industry average of -2.9%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to HAL through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have HAL as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares Dynamic Oil Services (
- Select Sector SPDR Fund - Energy Select Sector (
- PowerShares Dynamic Energy (
- iShares Dow Jones U.S. Oil and Gas Fund (
- iShares U.S. Oil Equipment & Services ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is IEZ with an increase of
8.31% over the last 100 days. PXJ has the highest percent weighting
of HAL at 5.18%.