Hugoton Royalty Trust ( HGT ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 28, 2016. A cash dividend payment of $0.006 per share is scheduled to be paid on January 17, 2017. Shareholders who purchased HGT prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an -45.45% decrease from the prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $2.15, the dividend yield is 3.35%.
The previous trading day's last sale of HGT was $2.15, representing a -21.82% decrease from the 52 week high of $2.75 and a 119.37% increase over the 52 week low of $.98.
HGT is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies such as PetroChina Company Limited ( PTR ) and TotalFinaElf, S.A. ( TOT ). HGT's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.06.
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