SM Energy Company (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 24, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.05 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 08, 2013.
Shareholders who purchased SM stock prior to the ex-dividend date
are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 25th
quarter that SM has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of SM was $60.02,
representing a -12.72% decrease from the 52 week high of $68.77 and
a 52.18% increase over the 52 week low of $39.44.
SM is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies such
as PetroChina Company Limited (
) and TotalFinaElf, S.A. (
). SM's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is -$.84. Zacks Investment Research reports SM's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 91.51%, compared to an
industry average of -3.6%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
dates, visit the
Interested in gaining exposure to SM through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have SM as a top-10 holding:
- EGShares Consumer Services GEMS ETF (
- First Trust ISE-Revere Natural Gas Index Fund (
- iShares MSCI Philippines Investable Market Index Fund (
- SPDR S&P Oil & Gas Explor & Product (
- PowerShares DWA Emerging Market Technical Leaders Portfolio (
The top-performing ETF of this group is EPHE with an increase of
26.35% over the last 100 days. VGEM has the highest percent
weighting of SM at 4.29%.