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Patterson-UTI Energy, Inc. (PTEN) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 07, 2018

Patterson-UTI Energy, Inc. ( PTEN ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 07, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.02 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 22, 2018. Shareholders who purchased PTEN prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 8th quarter that PTEN has paid the same dividend.

The previous trading day's last sale of PTEN was $19.22, representing a -31.16% decrease from the 52 week high of $27.92 and a 29.6% increase over the 52 week low of $14.83.

PTEN is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies such as Total S.A. ( TOT ) and PetroChina Company Limited ( PTR ). PTEN's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$.14. Zacks Investment Research reports PTEN's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 103.39%, compared to an industry average of 12.8%.

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

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

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

  • PowerShares DWA Energy Momentum Portfolio ( PXI )
  • iShares U.S. Energy ETF ( IYE )
  • John Hancock Multifactor Energy ETF ( JHME )
  • ProShares Ultra Oil & Gas ( DIG ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is PXI with an increase of 5.6% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of PTEN at 2.18%.

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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