National Oilwel Varcol, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 04, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.26 per share is scheduled to be paid on
December 20, 2013. Shareholders who purchased NOV stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This marks the 3rd quarter that NOV has paid the same dividend. At
the current stock price of $81.69, the dividend yield is 1.27%.
The previous trading day's last sale of NOV was $81.69,
representing a -3.56% decrease from the 52 week high of $84.71 and
a 29.5% increase over the 52 week low of $63.08.
NOV is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies
such as Precision Castparts Corporation (
) and Baker Hughes Incorporated (
). NOV's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $5.46. Zacks Investment Research reports NOV's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -9.31%, compared to an
industry average of 3.7%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to NOV through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have NOV as a top-10 holding:
- iShares U.S. Oil Equipment & Services ETF (
- Select Sector SPDR Fund - Energy Select Sector (
The top-performing ETF of this group is IEZ with an increase of
7.51% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of NOV at 7.86%.