Schlumberger N.V. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 14, 2014. A cash
dividend payment of $0.4 per share is scheduled to be paid on April
11, 2014. Shareholders who purchased SLB stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
represents an 28% increase over the prior quarter.
The previous trading day's last sale of SLB was $90.03,
representing a -5.14% decrease from the 52 week high of $94.91 and
a 30.33% increase over the 52 week low of $69.08.
SLB is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies
such as Halliburton Company (
) and Core Laboratories N.V. (
). SLB's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $5.06. Zacks Investment Research reports SLB's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 22.03%, compared to an
industry average of 12.7%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to SLB through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have SLB as a top-10 holding:
- Select Sector SPDR Fund - Energy Select Sector (
- Vanguard Energy ETF (
- iShares Dow Jones U.S. Oil and Gas Fund (
- iShares U.S. Oil Equipment & Services ETF (
- Merrill Lynch Market Oil Service HOLDRS (
The top-performing ETF of this group is IYE with an decrease of
-0.54% over the last 100 days. XLE has the highest percent
weighting of SLB at 7.09%.