Chesapeake Energy Stock To Go Ex-dividend Tomorrow (CHK)

NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Chesapeake Energy (NYSE: CHK) is tomorrow, July 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 $21.31 as of 10:06 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 1.7%.

The average volume for Chesapeake Energy has been 11.5 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Chesapeake Energy has a market cap of $13.95 billion and is part of the basic materials sector and energy industry. Shares are up 25.9% 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.

  • EXCLUSIVE OFFER: Jim Cramer's Protégé, Dave Peltier, only buys Stocks Under $10 that he thinks could potentially double. See what he's trading today with a 14-day FREE pass.

TheStreet Ratings rates Chesapeake Energy as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, good cash flow from operations and increase in net income. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including disappointing return on equity, generally higher debt management risk and poor profit margins. You can view the full Chesapeake Energy Ratings Report.

See our dividend calendar or top-yielding stocks list.

STOCKS TO BUY: TheStreet Quant Ratings has identified a handful of stocks that can potentially TRIPLE in the next 12-months. Learn more..

null

More from Markets

Stocks Lose Steam as Yields Hover Near 3% Threshold

Stocks Lose Steam as Yields Hover Near 3% Threshold

Here Are the 3 Biggest Market Movers Monday

Here Are the 3 Biggest Market Movers Monday

Learn Options Trading from the Najarian Brothers, the Best in the Business

Learn Options Trading from the Najarian Brothers, the Best in the Business

Jim Cramer: Kimberly Clark's Quarter Was Better Than Procter & Gamble's

Jim Cramer: Kimberly Clark's Quarter Was Better Than Procter & Gamble's

The Stock Market Isn't Rigged, Just Look At The Odds (VIDEO)

The Stock Market Isn't Rigged, Just Look At The Odds (VIDEO)