Anadarko Stock To Go Ex-dividend Monday (APC)

NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Anadarko Petroleum (NYSE: APC) is Monday, March 12, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 9 cents per share. At a price of $87 as of 9:30 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 0.4%.

The average volume for Anadarko has been 3.6 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Anadarko has a market cap of $39.33 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are up 9.5% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Anadarko Petroleum Corporation engages in the exploration, development, production, and marketing of natural gas, crude oil, condensate, and natural gas liquids(NGLs) in the United States, Algeria, and internationally.

TheStreet Ratings rates Anadarko as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its robust revenue growth, solid stock price performance and largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity and poor profit margins. You can view the full Anadarko Ratings Report.

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