Vermilion Energy Inc. ( VET ) will begin trading ex-dividend on October 29, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.1915 per share is scheduled to be paid on November 15, 2013. Shareholders who purchased VET stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. At the current stock price of $54.89, the dividend yield is 4.19%.
The previous trading day's last sale of VET was $54.89, representing a -3.26% decrease from the 52 week high of $56.74 and a 23.35% increase over the 52 week low of $44.50.
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 $2.38. Zacks Investment Research reports VET's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 39.87%, compared to an industry average of -3.1%.