Entergy Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 07, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.83 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 03,
2013. Shareholders who purchased ETR stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the
13th quarter that ETR has paid the same dividend. At the current
stock price of $71.1, the dividend yield is 4.67%.
The previous trading day's last sale of ETR was $71.1,
representing a -4.56% decrease from the 52 week high of $74.50 and
a 16.39% 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 Dominion Resources, Inc. (
). ETR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $6.51. Zacks Investment Research reports ETR's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -21.03%, compared to an
industry average of 6.3%.
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:
- 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 (
- PowerShares S&P 500 High Dividend Portfolio (
The top-performing ETF of this group is SPHD with an increase of
15.65% over the last 100 days. NUCL has the highest percent
weighting of ETR at 4.87%.