Entergy Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 06, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.83 per share is scheduled to be paid on
September 03, 2013. Shareholders who purchased ETR stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This marks the 14th quarter that ETR has paid the same dividend. At
the current stock price of $68.19, the dividend yield is 4.87%.
The previous trading day's last sale of ETR was $68.19,
representing a -6.63% decrease from the 52 week high of $73.03 and
a 11.62% increase over the 52 week low of $61.09.
ETR is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes
companies such as Southern Company (
) and NextEra Energy, Inc. (
). ETR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $5.37. Zacks Investment Research reports ETR's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -20.53%, compared to an
industry average of 4.4%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
dates, visit the
Interested in gaining exposure to ETR through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have ETR as a top-10 holding:
- First Trust Utilities AlphaDEX Fund (
- PowerShares S&P 500 High Dividend Portfolio (
- iShares Dow Jones Select Dividend Index Fund (
- WisdomTree Dividend Ex-Financials Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is FXU with an increase of
10.28% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of ETR at 3.7%.