TransCanada Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 26, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.4369 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 31,
2013. Shareholders who purchased TRP stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
-2.72% decrease from the prior quarter. At the current stock price
of $42.76, the dividend yield is 4.09%.
The previous trading day's last sale of TRP was $42.76,
representing a -13.88% decrease from the 52 week high of $49.65 and
a 5.79% increase over the 52 week low of $40.42.
TRP is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes
companies such as Enterprise Products Partners L.P. (
) and National Grid Transco, PLC (
). TRP's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.95. Zacks Investment Research reports TRP's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 17.23%, compared to an
industry average of 5.2%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
dates, visit the
Interested in gaining exposure to TRP through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have TRP as a top-10 holding:
- SPDR S&P International Energy Sector ETF (
- N/A (
- PowerShares Intl Dividend Achievers (
- SPDR S&P Global Infrastructure ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is PID with an decrease of
-3.51% over the last 100 days. IPW has the highest percent
weighting of TRP at 3.09%.