NiSource, Inc (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 28, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.25 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 20, 2014.
Shareholders who purchased NI stock prior to the ex-dividend date
are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th
quarter that NI has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $35.87, the dividend yield is 2.79%.
The previous trading day's last sale of NI was $35.87,
representing a -2.58% decrease from the 52 week high of $36.82 and
a 32.31% increase over the 52 week low of $27.11.
NI is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes
companies such as Duke Energy Corporation (
) and Exelon Corporation (
). NI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.7. Zacks Investment Research reports NI's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 5.88%, compared to an
industry average of 1.9%.
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