National Fuel Gas Company (
) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 13, 2012 and a cash
dividend payment of $0.365 per share scheduled for December 28,
2012. Shareholders who purchased NFG stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd
quarter that NFG has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $53.44, the dividend yield is 2.73%.
The previous trading day's last sale of NFG was $53.44,
representing a -9.52% decrease from the 52 week high of $59.06 and
a 28.55% increase over the 52 week low of $41.57.
NFG is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes
companies such as Ultrapar Participacoes S.A. (
) and Cheniere Energy Partners, LP (
). NFG's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.64. Zacks Investment Research reports NFG's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 12.03%, compared to an
industry average of -3%.
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