OGE Energy Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 08, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.4175 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 30,
2013. Shareholders who purchased OGE stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
6.37% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current
stock price of $70.4, the dividend yield is 2.37%.
The previous trading day's last sale of OGE was $70.4,
representing a -0.73% decrease from the 52 week high of $70.92 and
a 40.16% increase over the 52 week low of $50.23.
OGE is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes
companies such as Southern Company (
) and Dominion Resources, Inc. (
). OGE's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $3.59. Zacks Investment Research reports OGE's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as .19%, compared to an industry
average of 6.2%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
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Interested in gaining exposure to OGE through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have OGE as a top-10 holding:
- Vanguard S&P Mid-Cap 400 Value ETF (
- iShares S&P MidCap 400/Barra Value Index Fund (
- SPDR S&P 400 Mid Cap Value ETF (based on S&P MidCap
400 Value (
The top-performing ETF of this group is IJJ with an increase of
16.36% over the last 100 days. IVOV has the highest percent
weighting of OGE at 0.96%.