NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Hugoton Royalty (NYSE: HGT) is tomorrow, March 29, 2011. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 11 cents per share. At a price of $23.84 as of 9:30 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 5.8%. The average volume for Hugoton Royalty has been 169,700 shares per day over the past 30 days. Hugoton Royalty has a market cap of $938.4 million and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are up 15.3% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday. Hugoton Royalty Trust operates as an express trust in the United States. It holds a 80% net profits interests in certain natural gas producing working interest properties of XTO Energy Inc. XTO Energy Inc. The company has a P/E ratio of 15.1, equal to the average energy industry P/E ratio and below the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 16.2.
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