Enerplus Corporation (ERF) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for July 07, 2014
Enerplus Corporation ( ERF ) will begin trading ex-dividend on July 07, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.0845 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 21, 2014. Shareholders who purchased ERF stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. At the current stock price of $25.23, the dividend yield is 4.02%.
The previous trading day's last sale of ERF was $25.23, representing a -0.53% decrease from the 52 week high of $25.37 and a 74.84% increase over the 52 week low of $14.43.
ERF is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies such as PetroChina Company Limited ( PTR ) and TotalFinaElf, S.A. ( TOT ). ERF's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.75. Zacks Investment Research reports ERF's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 255.38%, compared to an industry average of 21.7%.
Interested in gaining exposure to ERF through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have ERF as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares Cleantech Portfolio ( PZD )
- Guggenheim International Multi-Asset Income Index ETF ( HGI )
- AdvisorShares Pring Turner Business Cycle ETF ( DBIZ )
- Madrona International ETF ( FWDI ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is HGI with an increase of 10.57% over the last 100 days. PZD has the highest percent weighting of ERF at 2.37%.