Cleco Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 01, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.3625 per share is scheduled to be paid on
November 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. At
the current stock price of $46.82, the dividend yield is 3.1%.
The previous trading day's last sale of CNL was $46.82,
representing a -7.14% decrease from the 52 week high of $50.42 and
a 21.74% increase over the 52 week low of $38.46.
CNL is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes
companies such as Dominion Resources, Inc. (
) and Southern Company (
). CNL's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.57. Zacks Investment Research reports CNL's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 2.2%, compared to an industry
average of .1%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to CNL through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have CNL as a top-10 holding:
- SPDR Russell 2000 Low Volatility (
- Vanguard Russell 2000 Value ETF (
- iShares Russell 2000 Value Index Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is VTWV with an increase of
10.34% over the last 100 days. SMLV has the highest percent
weighting of CNL at 1.96%.