SM Energy Company (SM) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for October 19, 2017

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SM Energy Company ( SM ) will begin trading ex-dividend on October 19, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.05 per share is scheduled to be paid on November 01, 2017. Shareholders who purchased SM prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 10th quarter that SM has paid the same dividend.

The previous trading day's last sale of SM was $19.12, representing a -55.63% decrease from the 52 week high of $43.09 and a 55.57% increase over the 52 week low of $12.29.

SM is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies such as Total S.A. ( TOT ) and PetroChina Company Limited ( PTR ). SM's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$3.13. Zacks Investment Research reports SM's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as 39.74%, compared to an industry average of 36.2%.

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

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

  • iShares MSCI Philippines ETF ( EPHE )
  • Columbia Emerging Markets Consumer ETF ( ECON )
  • PowerShares DWA Emerging Markets Momentum Portfolio ( PIE )
  • Columbia Beyond BRICs ETF ( BBRC )
  • Vanguard International Dividend Appreciation ETF ( VIGI ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is PIE with an increase of 15.16% over the last 100 days. EPHE has the highest percent weighting of SM at 6.87%.

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