The ex-dividend date for EOG Resources (NYSE:EOG) is tomorrow, January 15, 2013. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 17 cents per share. At a price of $125.10 as of 11:45 a.m., the dividend yield is 0.5%.
Editor's Note: TheStreet ratings do not represent the views of TheStreet's staff or its contributors. Ratings are established by computer based on metrics for performance (which includes growth, stock performance, efficiency and valuation) and risk (volatility and solvency). Companies with poor cash flow or high debt levels tend to earn lower ratings in our model. NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for EOG Resources (NYSE: EOG) is tomorrow, January 15, 2013. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 17 cents per share. At a price of $125.10 as of 11:45 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 0.5%. The average volume for EOG has been 1.7 million shares per day over the past 30 days. EOG has a market cap of $34.16 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are up 4.4% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday. EOG Resources, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, engages in the exploration, development, production, and marketing of natural gas and crude oil primarily in the United States, Canada, the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago, the United Kingdom, and the People's Republic of China. The company has a P/E ratio of 28.5, above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
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TheStreet Ratings rates EOG as a buy. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, good cash flow from operations, expanding profit margins, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and notable return on equity. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. You can view the full EOG Ratings Report. See our dividend calendar or top-yielding stocks list. Holiday Special: Subscribe to Action Alerts PLUS to see how Jim Cramer trades his $2.5 Million+ portfolio for 51% off the list price. Your first 14-days are FREE: Sign up today to get e-mail alerts before every trade.