OGE Energy Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on October 08, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.20875 per share is scheduled to be paid on
October 30, 2013. Shareholders who purchased OGE stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
represents an -46.82% decrease from the same period a year ago. At
the current stock price of $35.94, the dividend yield is 2.32%.
The previous trading day's last sale of OGE was $35.94,
representing a -9.13% decrease from the 52 week high of $39.55 and
a 32.23% increase over the 52 week low of $27.18.
OGE is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes
companies such as Dominion Resources, Inc. (
) and Southern Company (
). OGE's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.71. Zacks Investment Research reports OGE's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 1.53%, compared to an
industry average of .7%.
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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:
- iShares S&P MidCap 400/Barra Value Index Fund (
- SPDR S&P 400 Mid Cap Value ETF (based on S&P MidCap
400 Value (
- Vanguard S&P Mid-Cap 400 Value ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is IVOV with an increase of
6.04% over the last 100 days. IJJ has the highest percent weighting
of OGE at 1.05%.