Cleco Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 01, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.3375 per share is scheduled to be paid on
February 15, 2013. Shareholders who purchased CNL stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This marks the 3rd quarter that CNL has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of CNL was $42.52,
representing a -6.14% decrease from the 52 week high of $45.30 and
a 13.33% increase over the 52 week low of $37.52.
CNL is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes
companies such as Southern Company (
) and Dominion Resources, Inc. (
). CNL's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.83. Zacks Investment Research reports CNL's
forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as -3.95%, compared to an
industry average of 2.7%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
dates, visit the
Interested in gaining exposure to CNL through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have CNL as a top-10 holding:
- N/A (SLVY)
- iShares Morningstar Small Core Index Fund (
- Vanguard Scottsdale Funds Vanguard Russell 2000 Value ETF (
- iShares Russell 2000 Value Index Fund (
- iShares Russell 2000 Index Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is IWN with an increase of
11.76% over the last 100 days. SLVY has the highest percent
weighting of CNL at 2.25%.