UGI Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 13, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.27 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 01,
2013. Shareholders who purchased UGI stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th
quarter that UGI has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of UGI was $36.79,
representing a -0.05% decrease from the 52 week high of $36.81 and
a 39.89% increase over the 52 week low of $26.30.
UGI is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes
companies such as Enterprise Products Partners L.P. (
) and National Grid Transco, PLC (
). UGI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.89. Zacks Investment Research reports UGI's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 25.79%, compared to an
industry average of 5.3%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
dates, visit the
Interested in gaining exposure to UGI through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have UGI as a top-10 holding:
- First Trust North American Energy Infrastructure Fund (
- PowerShares High Yield Equity Dividend Achievers Portfolio (
The top-performing ETF of this group is EMLP with an increase of
6.48% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of UGI at 3.1%.