Spectra Energy Corp (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 13, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.305 per share is scheduled to be paid on
March 11, 2013. Shareholders who purchased SE stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
represents an 8.93% increase over the same period a year ago.
The previous trading day's last sale of SE was $29.58,
representing a -8.34% decrease from the 52 week high of $32.27 and
a 11.41% increase over the 52 week low of $26.55.
SE is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes
companies such as PetroChina Company Limited (
) and TotalFinaElf, S.A. (
). SE's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.43. Zacks Investment Research reports SE's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 5.48%, compared to an
industry average of -9.7%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
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Interested in gaining exposure to SE through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have SE as a top-10 holding:
- iShares Dow Jones U.S. Utilities Index Fund (
- First Trust North American Energy Infrastructure Fund (
- iShares S&P Global Infrastructure (
- iShares KLD Select Social Index Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is EMLP with an increase of
5.35% over the last 100 days. IDU has the highest percent weighting
of SE at 3.38%.