Halliburton Company (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 04, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.15 per share is scheduled to be paid on
December 27, 2013. Shareholders who purchased HAL stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This represents an 20% increase over the prior quarter. At the
current stock price of $52.01, the dividend yield is 1.15%.
The previous trading day's last sale of HAL was $52.01,
representing a -7.98% decrease from the 52 week high of $56.52 and
a 58.47% increase over the 52 week low of $32.82.
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 $2.22. Zacks Investment Research reports HAL's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 4.25%, compared to an
industry average of -3.9%.
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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:
- iShares U.S. Oil Equipment & Services ETF (
- PowerShares Dynamic Oil Services (
- Select Sector SPDR Fund - Energy Select Sector (
- PowerShares Dynamic Energy (
- iShares Dow Jones U.S. Oil and Gas Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is PXI with an increase of
10.35% over the last 100 days. IEZ has the highest percent
weighting of HAL at 9.8%.