UNS Energy Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 11, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.48 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 25,
2014. Shareholders who purchased UNS stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
10.34% increase over the prior quarter.
The previous trading day's last sale of UNS was $60.47,
representing a -0.17% decrease from the 52 week high of $60.57 and
a 42.25% increase over the 52 week low of $42.51.
UNS is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes
companies such as NextEra Energy, Inc. (
) and Dominion Resources, Inc. (
). UNS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $3.04. Zacks Investment Research reports UNS's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 9.58%, compared to an
industry average of .3%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to UNS through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have UNS as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares S&P SmallCap Utilities Portfolio (
- SPDR S&P 600 Small Cap Value ETF (based on S&P
SmallCap Value (
- iShares Small Cap 600/BARRA Value Index Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is IJS with an increase of
10.38% over the last 100 days. PSCU has the highest percent
weighting of UNS at 9.32%.