Patterson-UTI Energy, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 10, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.1 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 26, 2014.
Shareholders who purchased PTEN stock prior to the ex-dividend date
are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 100%
increase over the same period a year ago. At the current stock
price of $33.56, the dividend yield is 1.19%.
The previous trading day's last sale of PTEN was $33.56,
representing a -1.66% decrease from the 52 week high of $34.13 and
a 78.23% increase over the 52 week low of $18.83.
PTEN is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies
such as PetroChina Company Limited (
) and TotalFinaElf, S.A. (
). PTEN's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.14. Zacks Investment Research reports PTEN's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as -2.3%, compared to an
industry average of 10.9%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to PTEN through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have PTEN as a top-10 holding:
- Guggenheim S&P Midcap 400 Pure Growth ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is RFG with an increase of
2.1% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of PTEN at 2.39%.