The AES Corporation (AES) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for April 29, 2014

By
A A A

The AES Corporation ( AES ) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 29, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.05 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 15, 2014. Shareholders who purchased AES stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 25% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current stock price of $14.44, the dividend yield is 1.39%.

The previous trading day's last sale of AES was $14.44, representing a -7.08% decrease from the 52 week high of $15.54 and a 29.27% increase over the 52 week low of $11.17.

AES is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as NextEra Energy, Inc. ( NEE ) and Dominion Resources, Inc. ( D ). AES's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.14. Zacks Investment Research reports AES's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 4.36%, compared to an industry average of 2%.


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

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

  • SPDR MFS Systematic Value Equity ETF ( SYV )
  • RevenueShares Large Cap ( RWL )
  • Schwab U.S. Large-Cap Growth ETF ( SCHG )
  • Schwab Fundamental U.S. Large Company Index ETF ( FNDX )
  • Schwab Fundamental U.S. Broad Market Index ETF ( FNDB ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is FNDX with an increase of 3.97% over the last 100 days. SYV has the highest percent weighting of AES at 3.18%.



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



This article appears in: News Headlines , Stocks


NASDAQ.com News

NASDAQ.com News

More from NASDAQ.com News:

Related Videos

Stocks

Referenced

Most Active by Volume

95,530,319
  • $15.15 ▼ 1.81%
88,891,852
  • $6.01 ▼ 6.09%
80,331,117
  • $117.16 ▼ 1.46%
75,474,903
  • $40.40 ▼ 3.83%
58,037,145
  • $3.54 ▲ 18.39%
53,961,231
  • $32.92 ▼ 0.12%
51,698,455
  • $23.89 ▼ 0.79%
41,667,475
  • $3.55 ▼ 1.11%
As of 1/30/2015, 04:15 PM


Find a Credit Card

Select a credit card product by:
Select an offer:
Search
Data Provided by BankRate.com