Chevron Corporation (CVX) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 15, 2013
Chevron Corporation ( CVX ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 15, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $1 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 10, 2013. Shareholders who purchased CVX stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 11.11% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $122.85, the dividend yield is 3.26%.
The previous trading day's last sale of CVX was $122.85, representing a -0.89% decrease from the 52 week high of $123.95 and a 28.33% increase over the 52 week low of $95.73.
CVX is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies such as Exxon Mobil Corporation ( XOM ) and BP p.l.c. ( BP ). CVX's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $13.23. Zacks Investment Research reports CVX's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -1.91%, compared to an industry average of 13.7%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the CVX Dividend History page.
Interested in gaining exposure to CVX through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have CVX as a top-10 holding:
- iShares MSCI Global Energy Producers Fund ( FILL )
- iShares S&P Global Energy Index Fund ( IXC )
- Select Sector SPDR Fund - Energy Select Sector ( XLE )
- iShares Dow Jones U.S. Oil and Gas Fund ( IYE )
- Vanguard Energy ETF ( VDE ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is XLE with an increase of 11.67% over the last 100 days. FILL has the highest percent weighting of CVX at 8.94%.