Enerplus Corporation (ERF) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for October 02, 2013

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Enerplus Corporation ( ERF ) will begin trading ex-dividend on October 02, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.0872 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 21, 2013. Shareholders who purchased ERF stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 1.75% increase over the prior month. At the current stock price of $16.59, the dividend yield is 6.31%.

The previous trading day's last sale of ERF was $16.59, representing a -6.22% decrease from the 52 week high of $17.69 and a 44.64% increase over the 52 week low of $11.47.

ERF is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies such as PetroChina Company Limited ( PTR ) and TotalFinaElf, S.A. ( TOT ). ERF's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$.9. Zacks Investment Research reports ERF's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 36.48%, compared to an industry average of 11%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the ERF Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

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

  • AdvisorShares Pring Turner Business Cycle ETF ( DBIZ )
  • PowerShares Cleantech Portfolio ( PZD )
  • Guggenheim International Multi-Asset Income Index ETF ( HGI ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is PZD with an increase of 11.81% over the last 100 days. DBIZ has the highest percent weighting of ERF at 2.35%.



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



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Referenced Stocks: DBIZ , ERF , HGI , PTR , PZD , TOT

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