Tesoro Petroleum Corporation (
) has announced an ex-dividend date of November 28, 2012 and a cash
dividend payment of $0.15 per share scheduled for December 14,
2012. Shareholders who purchased TSO stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
25% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of
$41.92, the dividend yield is 1.43%.
The previous trading day's last sale of TSO was $41.92,
representing a -6.28% decrease from the 52 week high of $44.73 and
a 101.83% increase over the 52 week low of $20.77.
TSO is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies
such as Exxon Mobil Corporation (
) and Chevron Corporation (
). TSO's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $4.17. Zacks Investment Research reports TSO's
forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as 74.39%, compared to an
industry average of 26.1%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to TSO through an Exchange
Traded Fund (
The following ETF(s) have TSO as a top-10 holding:
- Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Energy ETF (
- SPDR S&P Oil & Gas Explor & Product (
- Guggenheim Insider ETF (
- WisdomTree MidCap Earnings Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is RYE with an increase of
11.61% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of TSO at 2.58%.