Enerplus Corporation (ERF) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 01, 2014
Enerplus Corporation ( ERF ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 01, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.082 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 20, 2014. Shareholders who purchased ERF stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 0.61% increase over the prior month. At the current stock price of $22.23, the dividend yield is 4.43%.
The previous trading day's last sale of ERF was $22.23, representing a -1.77% decrease from the 52 week high of $22.63 and a 63.82% increase over the 52 week low of $13.57.
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 $.54. Zacks Investment Research reports ERF's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 156.92%, compared to an industry average of 26.3%.
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 ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is PZD with an increase of 5.28% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of ERF at 2.26%.