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Hess Corporation (HES) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for June 12, 2014

Hess Corporation ( HES ) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 12, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.25 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 30, 2014. Shareholders who purchased HES stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that HES has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $94.31, the dividend yield is 1.06%.

The previous trading day's last sale of HES was $94.31, representing a -0.29% decrease from the 52 week high of $94.58 and a 53.8% increase over the 52 week low of $61.32.

HES is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies such as Exxon Mobil Corporation ( XOM ) and Chevron Corporation ( CVX ). HES's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $12.34. Zacks Investment Research reports HES's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as -9.43%, compared to an industry average of 6.8%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the HES Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to HES through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?

The following ETF(s) have HES as a top-10 holding:

  • Market Vectors Unconventional Oil & Gas ETF ( FRAK )
  • First Trust Energy AlphaDEX Fund ( FXN )
  • First Trust Large Cap Value AlphaDEX Fund (based onthe Defined ( FTA )
  • First Trust Multi Cap Value AlphaDEX Fund ( FAB ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is FRAK with an increase of 18.48% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of HES at 5.75%.

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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