Schlumberger N.V. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 03, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.3125 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 12,
2013. Shareholders who purchased SLB stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
13.64% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current
stock price of $74.81, the dividend yield is 1.67%.
The previous trading day's last sale of SLB was $74.81,
representing a -8.77% decrease from the 52 week high of $82 and a
26.54% increase over the 52 week low of $59.12.
SLB is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies
such as Halliburton Company (
) and Oceaneering International, Inc. (
). SLB's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $4.08. Zacks Investment Research reports SLB's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 12.46%, compared to an
industry average of -.4%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
dates, visit the
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 (
- iShares Dow Jones U.S. Oil and Gas Fund (
- Vanguard Energy ETF (
- iShares Goldman Sachs Natural Resources Index Fund (
- iShares Dow Jones U.S. Oil Equipment & Services Index
The top-performing ETF of this group is XLE with an increase of
11.4% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of SLB at 6.65%.