Cimarex Energy Co (XEC) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 14, 2018

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Cimarex Energy Co ( XEC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 14, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.16 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 01, 2018. Shareholders who purchased XEC prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 100% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $97.82, the dividend yield is .65%.

The previous trading day's last sale of XEC was $97.82, representing a -24.85% decrease from the 52 week high of $130.16 and a 11.18% increase over the 52 week low of $87.98.

XEC is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies such as Total S.A. ( TOT ) and PetroChina Company Limited ( PTR ). XEC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $5.77. Zacks Investment Research reports XEC's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 54.18%, compared to an industry average of 21.1%.

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

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

  • PowerShares Dynamic Energy E&P ( PXE )
  • iShares Trust ( ERGF )
  • iShares Global Energy ETF ( IXC )
  • Direxion Daily Natural Gas Related Bull 3X Shares ( GASL ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is PXE with an increase of 17.78% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of XEC at 2.35%.

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 , Stocks
Referenced Symbols: XEC , TOT , PTR , PXE , IXC , GASL

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