Ex-Div Reminder For Vermilion Energy (VET)

On 10/29/13, Vermilion Energy Inc. (TSX: VET.TO) will trade ex-dividend, for its monthly dividend of $0.20, payable on 11/15/13. As a percentage of VET's recent stock price of $56.96, this dividend works out to approximately 0.35%.

Below is a dividend history chart for VET, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.20 declared by Vermilion Energy Inc.:

VET+Dividend+History+Chart

In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from VET is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 4.21% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of VET shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Vermilion Energy Inc. 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, VET's low point in its 52 week range is $45.78 per share, with $58.70 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $56.99.

In Friday trading, Vermilion Energy Inc. shares are currently down about 0.1% on the day.

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