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

Cimarex Energy Co ( XEC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 14, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.16 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 31, 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 $89.99, the dividend yield is .71%.

The previous trading day's last sale of XEC was $89.99, representing a -30.86% decrease from the 52 week high of $130.16 and a 9.14% increase over the 52 week low of $82.45.

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 $6.23. Zacks Investment Research reports XEC's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 50.92%, compared to an industry average of 18.3%.

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:

  • Invesco S&P 500 Equal Weight Energy ETF ( RYE )
  • iShares Trust ( ERGF )
  • Direxion Daily Natural Gas Related Bull 3X Shares ( GASL ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is GASL with an increase of 32.35% over the last 100 days. RYE has the highest percent weighting of XEC at 2.88%.

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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