Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation ( COG ) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 04, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.02 per share is scheduled to be paid on November 18, 2014. Shareholders who purchased COG stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 5th quarter that COG has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $31.1, the dividend yield is .26%.
The previous trading day's last sale of COG was $31.1, representing a -25.56% decrease from the 52 week high of $41.78 and a 12.07% increase over the 52 week low of $27.75.
COG is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies such as PetroChina Company Limited ( PTR ) and TotalFinaElf, S.A. ( TOT ). COG's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.97. Zacks Investment Research reports COG's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 56.5%, compared to an industry average of 5.1%.
Interested in gaining exposure to COG through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have COG as a top-10 holding:
- Direxion Daily Natural Gas Related Bull 3X Shares ( GASL ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is GASL with an decrease of -74.9% over the last 100 days.