CH Energy Group, Inc. (CHG) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for April 08, 2013

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CH Energy Group, Inc. ( CHG ) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 08, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.555 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 01, 2013. Shareholders who purchased CHG stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 7th quarter that CHG has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $65.39, the dividend yield is 3.4%.

The previous trading day's last sale of CHG was $65.39, representing a -1.57% decrease from the 52 week high of $66.43 and a 2.17% increase over the 52 week low of $64.

CHG is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes companies such as Duke Energy Corporation ( DUK ) and Exelon Corporation ( EXC ). CHG's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.57. Zacks Investment Research reports CHG's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 4.3%, compared to an industry average of 6.2%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the CHG Dividend History page.

Interested in gaining exposure to CHG through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have CHG as a top-10 holding:

  • SPDR Russell 2000 Low Volatility ( SMLV ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is SMLV with an decrease of 0% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of CHG at 1.94%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

This article appears in: News Headlines , Stocks
Referenced Symbols: CHG , DUK , EXC , SMLV

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