Core Laboratories N.V. (CLB) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for October 16, 2013
Core Laboratories N.V. ( CLB ) will begin trading ex-dividend on October 16, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.32 per share is scheduled to be paid on November 20, 2013. Shareholders who purchased CLB stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that CLB has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $175.43, the dividend yield is .73%.
The previous trading day's last sale of CLB was $175.43, representing a -1.54% decrease from the 52 week high of $178.18 and a 85.21% 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 $4.82. Zacks Investment Research reports CLB's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 17.55%, compared to an industry average of -1.9%.
Interested in gaining exposure to CLB through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have CLB as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares Dynamic Oil Services ( PXJ )
- WCM BNY Mellon Focused Growth ADR ETF ( AADR )
- IQ Global Oil Small Cap ETF ( IOIL ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is IOIL with an increase of 12.29% over the last 100 days. PXJ has the highest percent weighting of CLB at 5.14%.