Petroleo Brasileiro S.A.- Petrobras (PBR) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for April 03, 2014


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Petroleo Brasileiro S.A.- Petrobras ( PBR ) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 03, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.443943 per share. Shareholders who purchased PBR stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 64.2% increase over the prior year.

The previous trading day's last sale of PBR was $13.22, representing a -32.72% decrease from the 52 week high of $19.65 and a 29.61% increase over the 52 week low of $10.20.

PBR is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies such as PetroChina Company Limited ( PTR ) and TotalFinaElf, S.A. ( TOT ). PBR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.68. Zacks Investment Research reports PBR's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 18.39%, compared to an industry average of 3.3%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the PBR Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

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

  • EGShares Energy GEMS ETF (OGEM)
  • SPDR S&P Emerging Latin America ETF ( GML ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is OGEM with an decrease of -0.31% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of PBR at 6.15%.

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

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Referenced Stocks: PBR , PTR , TOT , GML

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