MGE Energy Inc. (MGEE) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 27, 2017

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MGE Energy Inc. ( MGEE ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 27, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.308 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 15, 2017. Shareholders who purchased MGEE prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that MGEE has paid the same dividend.

The previous trading day's last sale of MGEE was $63.7, representing a -4.71% decrease from the 52 week high of $66.85 and a 33.88% increase over the 52 week low of $47.58.

MGEE is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies such as NextEra Energy, Inc. ( NEE ) and Southern Company ( SO ). MGEE's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.08. Zacks Investment Research reports MGEE's forecasted earnings growth in 2016 as 11.65%, compared to an industry average of -4.3%.

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 , SO

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