Oceaneering International, Inc. (OII) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for November 28, 2012

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Oceaneering International, Inc. ( OII ) has announced an ex-dividend date of November 28, 2012 and a cash dividend payment of $0.18 per share scheduled for December 20, 2012. Shareholders who purchased OII stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that OII has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $54.11, the dividend yield is 1.33%.

The previous trading day's last sale of OII was $54.11, representing a -7.55% decrease from the 52 week high of $58.53 and a 27.65% increase over the 52 week low of $42.39.

OII is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies such as Schlumberger N.V. ( SLB ) and Halliburton Company ( HAL ). OII's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.46. Zacks Investment Research reports OII's forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as 31.07%, compared to an industry average of 6.4%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the OII Dividend History page.

Interested in gaining exposure to OII through an Exchange Traded Fund ( ETF )?
The following ETF(s) have OII as a top-10 holding:

  • iShares Dow Jones U.S. Oil Equipment & Services Index Fund ( IEZ ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is IEZ with an increase of 8.11% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of OII at 2.46%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

This article appears in: News Headlines , Stocks
Referenced Symbols: ETF , HAL , IEZ , OII , SLB

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