Ormat Technologies, Inc. (ORA) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 19, 2014


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Ormat Technologies, Inc. ( ORA ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 19, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.05 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 30, 2014. Shareholders who purchased ORA stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. At the current stock price of $28.08, the dividend yield is .71%.

The previous trading day's last sale of ORA was $28.08, representing a -7.81% decrease from the 52 week high of $30.46 and a 32.27% increase over the 52 week low of $21.23.

ORA is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes companies such as NextEra Energy, Inc. ( NEE ) and Dominion Resources, Inc. ( D ). ORA's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.48. Zacks Investment Research reports ORA's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 37.5%, compared to an industry average of 15.1%.

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

Interested in gaining exposure to ORA through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have ORA as a top-10 holding:

  • iShares International Select Dividend ETF ( IDV ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is IDV with an increase of 7.78% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of ORA at 1.56%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

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Referenced Stocks: ORA , NEE , D , IDV

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