Halliburton Company (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 03, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.15 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 26,
2014. 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 same period a year ago.
The previous trading day's last sale of HAL was $55.69,
representing a -2.32% decrease from the 52 week high of $57.01 and
a 51.45% increase over the 52 week low of $36.77.
HAL is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies
such as Schlumberger N.V. (
) and Core Laboratories N.V. (
). HAL's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.43. Zacks Investment Research reports HAL's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 26.49%, compared to an
industry average of 11.3%.
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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 (
- SPDR Series Trust SPDR S&P Oil & Gas Equipment &
Services ETF (
- Merrill Lynch Market Oil Service HOLDRS (
The top-performing ETF of this group is XLE with an increase of
5.2% over the last 100 days. IEZ has the highest percent weighting
of HAL at 9.85%.