Murphy Oil Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 14, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.3125 per share is scheduled to be paid on
March 01, 2013. Shareholders who purchased MUR stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
represents an -88.89% decrease from the prior quarter.
The previous trading day's last sale of MUR was $60.03,
representing a -8.49% decrease from the 52 week high of $65.60 and
a 38.67% increase over the 52 week low of $43.29.
MUR is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies
such as Exxon Mobil Corporation (
) and Chevron Corporation (
). MUR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $4.99. Zacks Investment Research reports MUR's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -16.23%, compared to an
industry average of 1.8%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
dates, visit the
Interested in gaining exposure to MUR through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have MUR as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares Dynamic Energy (
- Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Energy ETF (
- PowerShares Global Emerging Markets Infrastructure (
- First Trust Value Line Equity Allocation Index(sm)Fund (
- iShares Morningstar Mid Value Index Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is FVI with an increase of
16.85% over the last 100 days. PXI has the highest percent
weighting of MUR at 2.54%.