EOG Resources, Inc. ( EOG ) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 14, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.1675 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 30, 2015. Shareholders who purchased EOG prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that EOG has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $96.59, the dividend yield is .69%.
The previous trading day's last sale of EOG was $96.59, representing a -18.76% decrease from the 52 week high of $118.89 and a 19.14% increase over the 52 week low of $81.07.
EOG is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies such as PetroChina Company Limited ( PTR ) and TotalFinaElf, S.A. ( TOT ). EOG's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $5.32. Zacks Investment Research reports EOG's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as -96.06%, compared to an industry average of -9.2%.
Interested in gaining exposure to EOG through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have EOG as a top-10 holding:
- iShares U.S. Oil & Gas Exploration & Production ETF ( IEO )
- Market Vectors Unconventional Oil & Gas ETF ( FRAK )
- PowerShares Dynamic Energy E&P ( PXE )
- SPDR Select Sector Fund - Energy Select Sector ( XLE )
- iShares U.S. Energy ETF ( IYE ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is PXE with an increase of 1.37% over the last 100 days. IEO has the highest percent weighting of EOG at 8.43%.