Questar Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 20, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.17 per share is scheduled to be paid on
March 11, 2013. Shareholders who purchased STR stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
marks the 3rd quarter that STR has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of STR was $23.73,
representing a -1.33% decrease from the 52 week high of $24.05 and
a 37.97% increase over the 52 week low of $17.20.
STR is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes
companies such as PetroChina Company Limited (
) and TotalFinaElf, S.A. (
). STR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.17. Zacks Investment Research reports STR's
forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as 1.62%, compared to an
industry average of 4%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
dates, visit the
Interested in gaining exposure to STR through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have STR as a top-10 holding:
- EGShares India Small Cap ETF (
- MSCI India Small Cap Index Fund (SMIN)
- Vanguard Small-Cap Value ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is SMIN with an increase of
9.39% over the last 100 days. SCIN has the highest percent
weighting of STR at 2.45%.