Pioneer Natural Resources Company ( PXD ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 28, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.04 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 09, 2015. Shareholders who purchased PXD prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 14th quarter that PXD has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of PXD was $123.18, representing a -39.28% decrease from the 52 week high of $202.86 and a 16.39% increase over the 52 week low of $105.83.
PXD is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies such as PetroChina Company Limited ( PTR ) and TotalFinaElf, S.A. ( TOT ). PXD's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.51. Zacks Investment Research reports PXD's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as -99.1%, compared to an industry average of -21.1%.
Interested in gaining exposure to PXD through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have PXD as a top-10 holding:
- iShares U.S. Oil & Gas Exploration & Production ETF ( IEO )
- Market Vectors Unconventional Oil & Gas ETF ( FRAK ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is IEO with an decrease of -27.75% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of PXD at 4.09%.
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