Hess Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 13, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.1 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 28, 2013.
Shareholders who purchased HES stock prior to the ex-dividend date
are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 29th
quarter that HES has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $67.29, the dividend yield is .59%.
The previous trading day's last sale of HES was $67.29,
representing a -9.65% decrease from the 52 week high of $74.48 and
a 69.62% increase over the 52 week low of $39.67.
HES is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies
such as Exxon Mobil Corporation (
) and Chevron Corporation (
). HES's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $6.91. Zacks Investment Research reports HES's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 2.39%, compared to an
industry average of 2.4%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
dates, visit the
Interested in gaining exposure to HES through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have HES as a top-10 holding:
- Market Vectors Unconventional Oil & Gas ETF (
- PowerShares Dynamic Energy E&P (
- First Trust Energy AlphaDEX Fund (
- PowerShares Dynamic Energy (
- Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Energy ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is PXE with an increase of
17.95% over the last 100 days. FRAK has the highest percent
weighting of HES at 5.27%.