UNS Energy Corporation (UNS) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 11, 2014


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UNS Energy Corporation ( UNS ) 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. ( NEE ) and Dominion Resources, Inc. ( D ). 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%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the UNS Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

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 ( PSCU )
  • SPDR S&P 600 Small Cap Value ETF (based on S&P SmallCap Value ( SLYV )
  • iShares Small Cap 600/BARRA Value Index Fund ( IJS ).

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%.

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: UNS , NEE , D , PSCU , SLYV , IJS

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