Hugoton Royalty Trust (HGT) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for November 28, 2012


Hugoton Royalty Trust ( HGT ) has announced an ex-dividend date of November 28, 2012 and a cash dividend payment of $0.0528 per share scheduled for December 14, 2012. Shareholders who purchased HGT stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 765.57% increase over the prior month. At the current stock price of $8.12, the dividend yield is 7.8%.

The previous trading day's last sale of HGT was $8.12, representing a -62.41% decrease from the 52 week high of $21.60 and a 42.21% increase over the 52 week low of $5.71.

HGT is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies such as PetroChina Company Limited ( PTR ) and Petroleo Brasileiro S.A.- Petrobras ( PBR ). HGT's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.32. Zacks Investment Research reports HGT's forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as -48.92%, compared to an industry average of -25.3%.

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

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

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Referenced Stocks: HGT , PBR , PTR

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