Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 06, 2014
Exxon Mobil Corporation ( XOM ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 06, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.63 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 10, 2014. Shareholders who purchased XOM stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that XOM has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of XOM was $90.02, representing a -11.52% decrease from the 52 week high of $101.74 and a 6.17% increase over the 52 week low of $84.79.
XOM is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies such as Chevron Corporation ( CVX ) and BP p.l.c. ( BP ). XOM's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $7.37. Zacks Investment Research reports XOM's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 6.82%, compared to an industry average of 8.4%.
Interested in gaining exposure to XOM through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have XOM as a top-10 holding:
- iShares Dow Jones U.S. Oil and Gas Fund ( IYE )
- Vanguard Energy ETF ( VDE )
- Select Sector SPDR Fund - Energy Select Sector ( XLE )
- iShares MSCI Global Energy Producers Fund ( FILL )
- iShares S&P Global Energy Index Fund ( IXC ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is FILL with an decrease of -0.25% over the last 100 days. IYE has the highest percent weighting of XOM at 23.71%.