Halliburton ended yesterday at $40.03, a 0.48% increase

Published: January 26 2023, 07:21 GMT+0

Halliburton ended yesterday at $40.03, a 0.48% increase

A quick look at yesterday: after ending Tuesday at $39.84, Halliburton Co went up to $40.28 only to drop back, yet still traded well overall and closed at $40.03 yesterday.

  • Daily trading volume (10.28 million shares) was slightly above the current multiday average of 8.50 million.
  • Halliburton discloses 12 cents per share dividend to be paid on Wednesday, December 21st

As market participants brought yesterday's session to a close, S&P 500 performed relatively strongly, finishing the day at 4,016.22. Halliburton went up yesterday and similar gains were seen throughout the Energy sector (up 0.335%).

Halliburton hit a significant low of $23.31 around 4 months ago, but has since recovered 70.91%. So far this year, it has been outperforming the S&P 500 by 1%. The company's market cap currently stands at $36.35 billion with an average daily trading volume of 8.50 million shares.

Halliburton disclosed a quarterly dividend of 12 cents per share on Friday, November 18th that was paid on Wednesday, December 21st to all shareholders of record up until Thursday, December 8th. Based on current prices, the company's decision thereby provides Halliburton investors with an annual dividend yield of 1.2%.

While Halliburton was bullish yesterday, the following energy stocks underperformed: Chevron lost 0.97% yesterday and closed at $179.08. Exxon Mobil closed at $113.21 (down 0.53%).