NextEra Energy, Inc. (NEE) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for November 29, 2018

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NextEra Energy, Inc. ( NEE ) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 29, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $1.11 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 17, 2018. Shareholders who purchased NEE prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that NEE has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $178, the dividend yield is 2.49%.

The previous trading day's last sale of NEE was $178, representing a -3.08% decrease from the 52 week high of $183.65 and a 22.67% increase over the 52 week low of $145.10.

NEE is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes companies such as Dominion Energy, Inc. ( D ) and Southern Company ( SO ). NEE's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $17.62. Zacks Investment Research reports NEE's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 16.12%, compared to an industry average of 7.9%.

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

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

  • Fidelity MSCI Utilities Index ETF ( FUTY )
  • iShares Global Utilities ETF ( JXI )
  • SPDR Select Sector Fund - Utilities ( XLU )
  • First Trust North American Energy Infrastructure Fund ( EMLP )
  • iShares U.S. Utilities ETF ( IDU ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is XLU with an increase of 3.14% over the last 100 days. FUTY has the highest percent weighting of NEE at 9.85%.

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: NEE , D , SO , FUTY , JXI , XLU , EMLP , IDU

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