HollyFrontier Corporation (HFC) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 24, 2013


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HollyFrontier Corporation ( HFC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 24, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.5 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 10, 2013. Shareholders who purchased HFC stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 66.67% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $49.55, the dividend yield is 7.27%.

The previous trading day's last sale of HFC was $49.55, representing a -16.3% decrease from the 52 week high of $59.20 and a 75.09% increase over the 52 week low of $28.30.

HFC is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies such as Exxon Mobil Corporation ( XOM ) and Chevron Corporation ( CVX ). HFC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $8.88. Zacks Investment Research reports HFC's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -21.92%, compared to an industry average of 1.5%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the HFC Dividend History page.

Interested in gaining exposure to HFC through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have HFC as a top-10 holding:

  • RevenueShares Navallier Overall A-100 ( RWV )
  • First Trust Energy AlphaDEX Fund ( FXN )
  • PowerShares Dynamic Energy E&P ( PXE )
  • PowerShares Dynamic Energy ( PXI )
  • Guggenheim S&P Midcap 400 Pure Growth ETF ( RFG ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is PXI with an increase of 16.66% over the last 100 days. RWV has the highest percent weighting of HFC at 3.75%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

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