Great Plains Energy Inc (GXP) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 28, 2013

By
A A A

Great Plains Energy Inc ( GXP ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 28, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.2175 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 20, 2013. Shareholders who purchased GXP stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that GXP has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $23.58, the dividend yield is 3.69%.

The previous trading day's last sale of GXP was $23.58, representing a -3.52% decrease from the 52 week high of $24.44 and a 20.12% increase over the 52 week low of $19.63.

GXP is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes companies such as Southern Company ( SO ) and Dominion Resources, Inc. ( D ). GXP's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.56. Zacks Investment Research reports GXP's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 16.43%, compared to an industry average of 4.7%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the GXP Dividend History page.



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.



This article appears in: News Headlines , Stocks

Referenced Stocks: D , GXP , SO

NASDAQ.com News

NASDAQ.com News

More from NASDAQ.com News:

Related Videos

Stocks

Referenced

100%
0%
100%

Most Active by Volume

55,414,702
  • $15.38 ▼ 0.39%
38,503,210
  • $66.34 ▲ 2.26%
36,466,704
  • $8.36 ▼ 9.52%
35,253,294
  • $26.55 ▲ 1.34%
32,752,347
  • $6.55 ▲ 1.87%
31,778,001
  • $95.22 ▲ 0.19%
28,396,556
  • $51.49 ▼ 0.62%
23,800,987
  • $42.09 ▲ 0.97%
As of 7/11/2014, 04:03 PM