MGE Energy Inc. (
) has announced an ex-dividend date of November 28, 2012 and a cash
dividend payment of $0.3951 per share scheduled for December 15,
2012. Shareholders who purchased MGEE stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
represents an 3.27% increase over the same quarter a year ago. At
the current stock price of $48.83, the dividend yield is 3.24%.
The previous trading day's last sale of MGEE was $48.83,
representing a -12.9% decrease from the 52 week high of $56.06 and
a 16.26% increase over the 52 week low of $42.
MGEE is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies
such as Southern Company (
) and Dominion Resources, Inc. (
). MGEE's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.74. Zacks Investment Research reports MGEE's
forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as 6.63%, compared to an
industry average of -1%.
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