Senior oil and gas producer Canadian Natural Resources (NYSE:CNQ) announced yesterday its third-quarter dividend of $0.125 Canadian per share. It has made quarterly payouts to investors since April 2001.

The board of directors said the quarterly dividend is payable on Oct. 1 to the holders of record at the close of business on Sept. 13. The regular dividend payment equates to a $0.50 Canadian-per-share annual dividend, yielding 1.6% based on the closing price today of Canadian Natural Resources' stock..

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