Phillips 66 ( PSX ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 15, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.5 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 02, 2014. Shareholders who purchased PSX stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 28.21% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $84.26, the dividend yield is 2.37%.
The previous trading day's last sale of PSX was $84.26, representing a -1.36% decrease from the 52 week high of $85.42 and a 53.76% increase over the 52 week low of $54.80.
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 $6.44. Zacks Investment Research reports PSX's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 24.87%, compared to an industry average of 19.1%.
Interested in gaining exposure to PSX through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have PSX as a top-10 holding:
- iShares U.S. Oil & Gas Exploration & Production ETF ( IEO )
- First Trust IPOX-100 Index Fund ( FPX )
- PowerShares Dynamic Energy E&P ( PXE )
- Guggenheim Spin-Off ETF ( CSD )
- PowerShares DWA Energy Momentum Portfolio ( PXI ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is IEO with an increase of 15.03% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of PSX at 6.8%.
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