TransAlta Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 28, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.2753 per share is scheduled to be paid on
October 01, 2013. Shareholders who purchased TAC stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
represents an -1.92% decrease from the prior quarter. At the
current stock price of $13.21, the dividend yield is 8.34%.
The previous trading day's last sale of TAC was $13.21,
representing a -22.34% decrease from the 52 week high of $17.01 and
a 8.72% increase over the 52 week low of $12.15.
TAC is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes
companies such as Southern Company (
) and NextEra Energy, Inc. (
). TAC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $.41. Zacks Investment Research reports TAC's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 16.33%, compared to an
industry average of 1.5%.
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