EQT Corporation ( EQT ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 15, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.03 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 01, 2017. Shareholders who purchased EQT prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 15th quarter that EQT has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of EQT was $62.53, representing a -22.43% decrease from the 52 week high of $80.61 and a 15.33% increase over the 52 week low of $54.22.
EQT is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies such as PetroChina Company Limited ( PTR ) and Total S.A. ( TOT ). EQT's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$2.67. Zacks Investment Research reports EQT's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as 350.91%, compared to an industry average of 17.7%.
Interested in gaining exposure to EQT through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have EQT as a top-10 holding:
The top-performing ETF of this group is XOP with an increase of 12.67% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of EQT at 1.68%.