Vermilion Energy Inc. ( VET ) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 28, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.195 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 15, 2014. Shareholders who purchased VET stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. At the current stock price of $65.3, the dividend yield is 3.58%.
The previous trading day's last sale of VET was $65.3, representing a -1.09% decrease from the 52 week high of $66.02 and a 40.5% increase over the 52 week low of $46.48.
VET is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies such as PetroChina Company Limited ( PTR ) and TotalFinaElf, S.A. ( TOT ). VET's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.05. Zacks Investment Research reports VET's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 30.04%, compared to an industry average of -.8%.