EOG Resources, Inc. (EOG) will begin trading ex-dividend on October 15, 2020. A cash dividend payment of $0.375 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 30, 2020. 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 $38.64, the dividend yield is 3.88%.
The previous trading day's last sale of EOG was $38.64, representing a -56.85% decrease from the 52 week high of $89.54 and a 43.11% increase over the 52 week low of $27.00.
EOG is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies such as Total SE (TOT) and PetroChina Company Limited (PTR). EOG's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.61. Zacks Investment Research reports EOG's forecasted earnings growth in 2020 as -86.82%, compared to an industry average of -40.5%.
Interested in gaining exposure to EOG through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have EOG as a top-10 holding:
- iShares Trust (IEO)
- VanEck Vectors Unconventional Oil & Gas ETF (FRAK)
- Invesco Dynamic Energy Exploration &Production ETF (PXE)
- First Trust Natural Gas ETF (FCG)
- First Trust Energy AlphaDEX Fund (FXN).
The top-performing ETF of this group is FXN with an decrease of -8.68% over the last 100 days. IEO has the highest percent weighting of EOG at 9.73%.
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