Schlumberger N.V. (
) has announced an ex-dividend date of November 29, 2012 and a cash
dividend payment of $0.275 per share scheduled for January 11,
2013. Shareholders who purchased SLB stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th
quarter that SLB has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $70.43, the dividend yield is 1.56%.
The previous trading day's last sale of SLB was $70.43,
representing a -12.81% decrease from the 52 week high of $80.78 and
a 19.13% 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 $4.14. Zacks Investment Research reports SLB's
forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as 15.62%, compared to an
industry average of 6%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
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Interested in gaining exposure to SLB through an Exchange
Traded Fund (
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 (
- iShares Goldman Sachs Natural Resources Index Fund (
- PowerShares Dynamic Oil Services (
- iShares Dow Jones U.S. Oil Equipment & Services Index
The top-performing ETF of this group is PXJ with an increase of
7.38% over the last 100 days. XLE has the highest percent weighting
of SLB at 6.99%.