Noble Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 01, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.25 per share is scheduled to be paid on
August 15, 2013. Shareholders who purchased NE stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
represents an 92.31% increase over the prior quarter. At the
current stock price of $37.84, the dividend yield is 2.64%.
The previous trading day's last sale of NE was $37.84,
representing a -10.63% decrease from the 52 week high of $42.34 and
a 14.6% increase over the 52 week low of $33.02.
NE is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies such
as PetroChina Company Limited (
) and TotalFinaElf, S.A. (
). NE's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.23. Zacks Investment Research reports NE's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 39.57%, compared to an
industry average of -.3%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to NE through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have NE as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares Dynamic Oil Services (
- iShares U.S. Oil Equipment & Services ETF (
- First Trust Large Cap Value AlphaDEX Fund (based onthe
- First Trust Multi Cap Value AlphaDEX Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is FAB with an increase of
11.47% over the last 100 days. PXJ has the highest percent
weighting of NE at 4.89%.