Empresa Nacional de Electricidad S.A. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on January 16, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.1919 per share Shareholders who purchased
EOC stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash
dividend payment. This represents an -86.06% decrease from the
prior quarter. At the current stock price of $49.54, the dividend
yield is 1.55%.
The previous trading day's last sale of EOC was $49.54,
representing a -11.47% decrease from the 52 week high of $55.96 and
a 11.25% increase over the 52 week low of $44.53.
EOC is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes
companies such as Southern Company (
) and NextEra Energy, Inc. (
). EOC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.54. Zacks Investment Research reports EOC's
forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as -13.88%, compared to an
industry average of 5.9%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
dates, visit the
Interested in gaining exposure to EOC through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have EOC as a top-10 holding:
- iShares S&P Global Clean Energy Index Fund (
- Guggenheim Frontier Markets ETF (
- EGShares Utilities GEMS ETF (
- iShares S&P Emerging Markets Infrastructure Index Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is ICLN with an increase of
10.41% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of EOC at 6.39%.