Wisconsin Energy Corporation (WEC) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for November 12, 2013
Wisconsin Energy Corporation ( WEC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 12, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.3825 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 01, 2013. Shareholders who purchased WEC stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 27.5% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current stock price of $41.71, the dividend yield is 3.67%.
The previous trading day's last sale of WEC was $41.71, representing a -7.31% decrease from the 52 week high of $45 and a 15.82% increase over the 52 week low of $36.01.
WEC is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes companies such as Duke Energy Corporation ( DUK ) and Exelon Corporation ( EXC ). WEC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.31. Zacks Investment Research reports WEC's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 4.33%, compared to an industry average of %.
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Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have WEC as a top-10 holding:
- iShares MSCI USA Size Factor ( SIZE ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is SIZE with an decrease of 0% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of WEC at 0.56%.