Scana Corporation (SCG) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 06, 2013
Scana Corporation ( SCG ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 06, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.5075 per share is scheduled to be paid on January 01, 2014. Shareholders who purchased SCG stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that SCG has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $47.61, the dividend yield is 4.26%.
The previous trading day's last sale of SCG was $47.61, representing a -12.5% decrease from the 52 week high of $54.41 and a 6.46% increase over the 52 week low of $44.72.
SCG is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes companies such as Duke Energy Corporation ( DUK ) and Exelon Corporation ( EXC ). SCG's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.43. Zacks Investment Research reports SCG's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 7.02%, compared to an industry average of -.2%.