BP p.l.c. (BP) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 14, 2019

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BP p.l.c. ( BP ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 14, 2019. A cash dividend payment of $0.61 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 29, 2019. Shareholders who purchased BP prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that BP has paid the same dividend.

The previous trading day's last sale of BP was $42.42, representing a -11.31% decrease from the 52 week high of $47.83 and a 16.92% increase over the 52 week low of $36.28.

BP is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies such as Exxon Mobil Corporation ( XOM ) and Chevron Corporation ( CVX ). BP's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.81. Zacks Investment Research reports BP's forecasted earnings growth in 2019 as -13.85%, compared to an industry average of 3.4%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the BP Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to BP through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have BP as a top-10 holding:

  • Invesco BLDRS Europe Select ADR Index Fund ( ADRU )
  • Invesco BLDRS Developed Markets 100 ADR Index Fund ( ADRD )
  • Pacer Funds ( GCOW ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is GCOW with an decrease of -4.35% over the last 100 days. ADRU has the highest percent weighting of BP at 4.59%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

This article appears in: News Headlines
Referenced Symbols: BP , XOM , CVX , ADRU , ADRD , GCOW

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