Tesoro Petroleum Corporation (TSO) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for November 28, 2012


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Tesoro Petroleum Corporation ( TSO ) 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 ( XOM ) and Chevron Corporation ( CVX ). 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%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the TSO Dividend History page.

Interested in gaining exposure to TSO through an Exchange Traded Fund ( ETF )?
The following ETF(s) have TSO as a top-10 holding:

  • Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Energy ETF ( RYE )
  • SPDR S&P Oil & Gas Explor & Product ( XOP )
  • Guggenheim Insider ETF ( NFO )
  • WisdomTree MidCap Earnings Fund ( EZM ).

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%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

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