Questar Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 22, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.18 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 10,
2013. Shareholders who purchased STR stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
5.88% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price
of $25.85, the dividend yield is 2.79%.
The previous trading day's last sale of STR was $25.85,
representing a -0.62% decrease from the 52 week high of $26.01 and
a 50.29% 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 Petroleo Brasileiro S.A.- Petrobras (
). STR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.18. Zacks Investment Research reports STR's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -2.48%, compared to an
industry average of 12.4%.
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:
- First Trust ISE-Revere Natural Gas Index Fund (
- EGShares India Small Cap ETF (
- iShares MSCI India Small-Cap ETF (SMIN)
- Vanguard Small-Cap Value ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is VBR with an increase of
19.44% over the last 100 days. FCG has the highest percent
weighting of STR at 3.81%.