Halliburton Company (
) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 04, 2012 and a cash
dividend payment of $0.09 per share scheduled for December 27,
2012. Shareholders who purchased HAL stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the
23rd quarter that HAL has paid the same dividend. At the current
stock price of $32.92, the dividend yield is 1.09%.
The previous trading day's last sale of HAL was $32.92,
representing a -16% decrease from the 52 week high of $39.19 and a
25.27% increase over the 52 week low of $26.28.
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 $3.1. Zacks Investment Research reports HAL's
forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as -11.33%, compared to an
industry average of 9.5%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
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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:
- iShares Dow Jones U.S. Oil Equipment & Services Index
- PowerShares Dynamic Oil Services (
- PowerShares Listed Private Equity (
- SPDR Series Trust SPDR S&P Oil & Gas Equipment &
Services ETF (
- Select Sector SPDR Fund - Energy Select Sector (
The top-performing ETF of this group is PSP with an increase of
9.13% over the last 100 days. IEZ has the highest percent weighting
of HAL at 9.27%.