Chesapeake Energy Stock To Go Ex-dividend Tomorrow (CHK)
The ex-dividend date for Chesapeake Energy (NYSE:CHK) is tomorrow, April 11, 2013. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 9 cents per share. At a price of $20.21 as of 9:31 a.m., the dividend yield is 1.8%.
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 Chesapeake Energy (NYSE: CHK) is tomorrow, April 11, 2013. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 9 cents per share. At a price of $20.21 as of 9:31 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 1.8%. The average volume for Chesapeake Energy has been 14.6 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Chesapeake Energy has a market cap of $13.18 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are up 21.2% year to date as of the close of trading on Tuesday. Chesapeake Energy Corporation engages in the acquisition, exploration, development, and production of natural gas and oil properties in the United States. The company also offers marketing, midstream, drilling, and other oilfield services.
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TheStreet Ratings rates Chesapeake Energy as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth and expanding profit margins. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including deteriorating net income, disappointing return on equity and weak operating cash flow. You can view the full Chesapeake Energy Ratings Report. See our dividend calendar or top-yielding stocks list. It's Official: Action Alerts PLUS beats the S&P 500 with Dividends Reinvested! Cramer and Link were up 16.72% in 2012. Were you? See what they are trading for 14-days FREE.