TransAlta Corporation (TAC) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 29, 2013


Shutterstock photo

TransAlta Corporation ( TAC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 29, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.2807 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 01, 2013. Shareholders who purchased TAC stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an -0.99% decrease from the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $14.84, the dividend yield is 7.57%.

The previous trading day's last sale of TAC was $14.84, representing a -15.2% decrease from the 52 week high of $17.50 and a 13.14% increase over the 52 week low of $13.12.

TAC is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes companies such as Southern Company ( SO ) and Dominion Resources, Inc. ( D ). TAC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$3.15. Zacks Investment Research reports TAC's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 48.3%, compared to an industry average of 4.7%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the TAC Dividend History page.

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

This article appears in: News Headlines Stocks
Referenced Stocks: D , SO , TAC

More from News

Subscribe News
Contributor: News

Find a Credit Card

Select a credit card product by:
Select an offer:
Data Provided by