Black Hills Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 14, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.38 per share is scheduled to be paid on
September 01, 2013. Shareholders who purchased BKH stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This marks the 3rd quarter that BKH has paid the same dividend. At
the current stock price of $53.18, the dividend yield is 2.86%.
The previous trading day's last sale of BKH was $53.18,
representing a -3.47% decrease from the 52 week high of $55.09 and
a 72.55% increase over the 52 week low of $30.82.
BKH is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes
companies such as Southern Company (
) and NextEra Energy, Inc. (
). BKH's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $3.14. Zacks Investment Research reports BKH's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 11.2%, compared to an
industry average of 3.5%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
dates, visit the
Interested in gaining exposure to BKH through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have BKH as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares High Yield Equity Dividend Achievers Portfolio (
- PowerShares Dynamic Utilities (
- WisdomTree Trust SmallCap Dividend Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is DES with an increase of
11.03% over the last 100 days. PEY has the highest percent
weighting of BKH at 1.92%.