Genie Energy Ltd. (GNE) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 17, 2019

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Genie Energy Ltd. ( GNE ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 17, 2019. A cash dividend payment of $0.075 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 31, 2019. Shareholders who purchased GNE prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 10th quarter that GNE has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $10.12, the dividend yield is 2.96%.

The previous trading day's last sale of GNE was $10.12, representing a -4.07% decrease from the 52 week high of $10.55 and a 110.37% increase over the 52 week low of $4.81.

GNE is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes companies such as Duke Energy Corporation ( DUK ) and Exelon Corporation ( EXC ). GNE's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.8. Zacks Investment Research reports GNE's forecasted earnings growth in 2019 as -11.11%, compared to an industry average of -1.5%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the GNE Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to GNE through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have GNE as a top-10 holding:

  • WisdomTree International SmallCap Fund ( DLS ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is DLS with an increase of 7.27% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of GNE at 0.53%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

This article appears in: News Headlines
Referenced Symbols: GNE , DUK , EXC , DLS

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