Marathon Petroleum Corporation (
) has announced an ex-dividend date of November 19, 2012 and a cash
dividend payment of $0.35 per share scheduled for December 10,
2012. Shareholders who purchased MPC stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
40% increase over the same quarter a year ago. At the current stock
price of $53.13, the dividend yield is 2.64%.
The previous trading day's last sale of MPC was $53.13,
representing a -11.51% decrease from the 52 week high of $60.04 and
a 75.69% increase over the 52 week low of $30.24.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
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Interested in gaining exposure to MPC through an Exchange
Traded Fund (
The following ETF(s) have MPC as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares Dynamic Energy E&P (
- Guggenheim Spin-Off ETF (
- iShares Dow Jones U.S. Oil & Gas Exploration &
Production Inde (
- PowerShares Dynamic Energy (
- Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Energy ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is CSD with an increase of
3.88% over the last 100 days. PXE has the highest percent weighting
of MPC at 5.8%.