MGE Energy Inc. (MGEE) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 30, 2017

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MGE Energy Inc. ( MGEE ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 30, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.322 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 15, 2017. Shareholders who purchased MGEE prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 4.72% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $64, the dividend yield is 2.02%.

The previous trading day's last sale of MGEE was $64, representing a -6.84% decrease from the 52 week high of $68.70 and a 19.67% increase over the 52 week low of $53.48.

MGEE is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies such as NextEra Energy, Inc. ( NEE ) and Dominion Energy, Inc. ( D ). MGEE's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.23. Zacks Investment Research reports MGEE's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as .92%, compared to an industry average of 4.8%.

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

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Referenced Symbols: MGEE , NEE , D

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