Exxon Mobil Corporation (XOM) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for November 07, 2013
Exxon Mobil Corporation ( XOM ) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 07, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.63 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 10, 2013. Shareholders who purchased XOM stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that XOM has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $91.99, the dividend yield is 2.74%.
The previous trading day's last sale of XOM was $91.99, representing a -3.67% decrease from the 52 week high of $95.49 and a 8.61% increase over the 52 week low of $84.70.
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 $7.66. Zacks Investment Research reports XOM's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -8.51%, compared to an industry average of -1.6%.
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Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have XOM as a top-10 holding:
- Vanguard Energy ETF ( VDE )
- iShares Dow Jones U.S. Oil and Gas Fund ( IYE )
- 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 VDE with an increase of 9.62% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of XOM at 22.97%.