Pioneer Natural Resources Company (PXD) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for September 26, 2013
Pioneer Natural Resources Company ( PXD ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 26, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.04 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 11, 2013. Shareholders who purchased PXD stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 10th quarter that PXD has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of PXD was $184.55, representing a -2.95% decrease from the 52 week high of $190.15 and a 85.01% increase over the 52 week low of $99.75.
PXD is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies such as PetroChina Company Limited ( PTR ) and TotalFinaElf, S.A. ( TOT ). PXD's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.52. Zacks Investment Research reports PXD's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 24.46%, compared to an industry average of 12.3%.
Interested in gaining exposure to PXD through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have PXD as a top-10 holding:
- Market Vectors Unconventional Oil & Gas ETF ( FRAK )
- iShares U.S. Oil & Gas Exploration & Production ETF ( IEO )
- Select Sector SPDR Fund - Energy Select Sector ( XLE )
- Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Energy ETF ( RYE )
- SPDR S&P Oil & Gas Explor & Product ( XOP ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is XOP with an increase of 15.14% over the last 100 days. FRAK has the highest percent weighting of PXD at 5.71%.