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BP p.l.c. (BP) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for November 08, 2018

BP p.l.c. ( BP ) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 08, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.61 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 21, 2018. Shareholders who purchased BP prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 2.52% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $42.66, the dividend yield is 5.72%.

The previous trading day's last sale of BP was $42.66, representing a -10.81% decrease from the 52 week high of $47.83 and a 18.01% increase over the 52 week low of $36.15.

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 $2.59. Zacks Investment Research reports BP's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 89.8%, compared to an industry average of 14.6%.

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 ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is ADRD with an decrease of -8.29% over the last 100 days. ADRU has the highest percent weighting of BP at 4.4%.

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


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

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