AGL Resources, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 13, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.47 per share is scheduled to be paid on
March 01, 2013. Shareholders who purchased GAS stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
represents an 2.17% increase over the prior quarter.
The previous trading day's last sale of GAS was $40.35,
representing a -4.77% decrease from the 52 week high of $42.37 and
a 10.28% increase over the 52 week low of $36.59.
GAS is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes
companies such as Ultrapar Participacoes S.A. (
) and Cheniere Energy Partners, LP (
). GAS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.31. Zacks Investment Research reports GAS's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 3.79%, compared to an
industry average of 5.5%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
dates, visit the
Interested in gaining exposure to GAS through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have GAS as a top-10 holding:
- iShares MSCI Spain Index Fund (
- Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Utilities ETF (
- PowerShares S&P 500 High Dividend Portfolio (
The top-performing ETF of this group is EWP with an increase of
3.32% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of GAS at 2.72%.