OGE Energy Corporation (OGE) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for January 08, 2014

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OGE Energy Corporation ( OGE ) will begin trading ex-dividend on January 08, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.225 per share is scheduled to be paid on January 30, 2014. Shareholders who purchased OGE stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 7.78% increase over the prior quarter.

The previous trading day's last sale of OGE was $33.59, representing a -16.03% decrease from the 52 week high of $40 and a 21.29% increase over the 52 week low of $27.70.

OGE is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes companies such as Dominion Resources, Inc. ( D ) and NextEra Energy, Inc. ( NEE ). OGE's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.85. Zacks Investment Research reports OGE's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 4.72%, compared to an industry average of -5.1%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the OGE Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

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 ( IVOV )
  • SPDR S&P 400 Mid Cap Value ETF (based on S&P MidCap 400 Value ( MDYV )
  • iShares S&P MidCap 400/Barra Value Index Fund ( IJJ ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is IJJ with an increase of 6.35% over the last 100 days. IVOV has the highest percent weighting of OGE at 0.99%.



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.



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Referenced Stocks: D , IJJ , IVOV , MDYV , NEE , OGE

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