Wisconsin Energy Corp. (Symbol: WEC) has been named as a Top 10
dividend paying utility stock, according to
, which published its weekly
report. The report noted that among utilities, WEC shares displayed
both attractive valuation metrics and strong profitability metrics.
The report also cited the strong quarterly dividend history at
Wisconsin Energy Corp., and favorable long-term multi-year growth
rates in key fundamental data points.
The report stated, ''
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The annualized dividend paid by Wisconsin Energy Corp. is
$1.56/share, currently paid in quarterly installments, and its most
recent dividend ex-date was on 05/12/2014. Below is a long-term
dividend history chart for WEC, which Dividend Channel stressed as
being of key importance. Indeed, studying a company's past
can be of good help in judging whether the most recent dividend is
likely to continue.
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