National Fuel Gas Company (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 26, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.365 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 15,
2013. Shareholders who purchased NFG stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th
quarter that NFG has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of NFG was $60.33,
representing a -1.57% decrease from the 52 week high of $61.29 and
a 45.13% 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, Inc. (
). NFG's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.72. Zacks Investment Research reports NFG's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 12.85%, compared to an
industry average of 8.2%.
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