Alliant Energy Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 28, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.51 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 15, 2014.
Shareholders who purchased LNT stock prior to the ex-dividend date
are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
8.51% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current
stock price of $57.88, the dividend yield is 3.52%.
The previous trading day's last sale of LNT was $57.88,
representing a -1.05% decrease from the 52 week high of $58.50 and
a 23.7% increase over the 52 week low of $46.79.
LNT is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes
companies such as Duke Energy Corporation (
) and Exelon Corporation (
). LNT's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $3.23. Zacks Investment Research reports LNT's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 4.58%, compared to an
industry average of 1.9%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to LNT through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have LNT as a top-10 holding:
- Schwab US Dividend Equity ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is SCHD with an increase of
2.59% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of LNT at 0.15%.