Phillips 66 ( PSX ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 16, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.63 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 01, 2017. Shareholders who purchased PSX prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that PSX has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of PSX was $79.98, representing a -11.98% decrease from the 52 week high of $90.87 and a 8.57% increase over the 52 week low of $73.67.
PSX is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies such as Exxon Mobil Corporation ( XOM ) and Chevron Corporation ( CVX ). PSX's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.92. Zacks Investment Research reports PSX's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as 76.38%, compared to an industry average of 15.3%.
Interested in gaining exposure to PSX through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have PSX as a top-10 holding:
- Vanguard Energy ETF ( VDE )
- iShares Edge MSCI Multifactor USA ETF ( LRGF )
- Cambria Value and Momentum ETF ( VAMO ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is LRGF with an increase of 10.16% over the last 100 days. VDE has the highest percent weighting of PSX at 2.62%.
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