Entergy Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 12, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.83 per share is scheduled to be paid on
March 01, 2013. Shareholders who purchased ETR stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
marks the 12th quarter that ETR has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of ETR was $64.96,
representing a -12.81% decrease from the 52 week high of $74.50 and
a 5.54% increase over the 52 week low of $61.55.
ETR is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes
companies such as Southern Company (
) and Dominion Resources, Inc. (
). ETR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $3.96. Zacks Investment Research reports ETR's
forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as -23.45%, compared to an
industry average of 5.1%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
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Interested in gaining exposure to ETR through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have ETR as a top-10 holding:
- iShares S&P Global Nuclear Index Fund (
- First Trust Utilities AlphaDEX Fund (
- Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Utilities ETF (
- Guggenheim Mid-Cap Core ETF (
- iShares Dow Jones Select Dividend Index Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is CZA with an increase of
6.24% over the last 100 days. NUCL has the highest percent
weighting of ETR at 4.87%.