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BP p.l.c. (BP) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 15, 2017

BP p.l.c. ( BP ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 15, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.595 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 31, 2017. Shareholders who purchased BP prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 8th quarter that BP has paid the same dividend.

The previous trading day's last sale of BP was $34.66, representing a -10.39% decrease from the 52 week high of $38.68 and a 23.74% increase over the 52 week low of $28.01.

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 $.02. Zacks Investment Research reports BP's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as 181.24%, compared to an industry average of -8.7%.

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.

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