Core Laboratories N.V. (CLB) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for April 24, 2013
Core Laboratories N.V. ( CLB ) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 24, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.32 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 24, 2013. Shareholders who purchased CLB stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 14.29% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current stock price of $144.37, the dividend yield is .89%.
The previous trading day's last sale of CLB was $144.37, representing a -0.95% decrease from the 52 week high of $145.76 and a 52.42% increase over the 52 week low of $94.72.
CLB is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies such as Schlumberger N.V. ( SLB ) and Halliburton Company ( HAL ). CLB's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $4.64. Zacks Investment Research reports CLB's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 16.49%, compared to an industry average of -3.3%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the CLB Dividend History page.
Interested in gaining exposure to CLB through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have CLB as a top-10 holding:
- IQ Global Oil Small Cap ETF ( IOIL )
- PowerShares Dynamic Oil Services ( PXJ )
- WCM BNY Mellon Focused Growth ADR ETF ( AADR )
- SPDR Series Trust SPDR S&P Oil & Gas Equipment & Services ETF ( XES ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is XES with an increase of 25.72% over the last 100 days. IOIL has the highest percent weighting of CLB at 9.83%.