National Fuel Gas Co. Is Hot! Burns Up To New 52 Week Top As Keeps 110 Year Dividend Streak Alive
Shares of National Fuel Gas Company ( NFG ) hit a new 52-week high of $59.15 earlier in the session, but they have slipped slightly off that level in recent dealings, up 0.4% at around $59, after the company approved payment of a regular quarterly dividend of $36.5 on the company's common stock.
The dividend is payable April 15, 2013, to shareholders of record on March 28, 2013. National Fuel has paid dividends for 110 consecutive years and has increased its annual dividend for 42 straight years.
NFG shares have a day low of $58.46, with a 52-week bottom of $41.57.