SM Energy Company (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on October 23, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.05 per share is scheduled to be paid on
November 06, 2013. Shareholders who purchased SM stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
marks the 26th quarter that SM has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of SM was $87, representing
a -1.17% decrease from the 52 week high of $88.03 and a 92.27%
increase over the 52 week low of $45.25.
SM is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies such
as PetroChina Company Limited (
) and TotalFinaElf, S.A. (
). SM's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is -$.22. Zacks Investment Research reports SM's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 214.77%, compared to an
industry average of 11.7%.
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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 Exchange Traded Fund
- iShares MSCI Philippines ETF (
- Guggenheim MSCI Emerging Markets Equal Weight ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is VGEM with an increase of
18.89% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of SM at 3.8%.