Otter Tail Corporation (OTTR) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 14, 2019

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Otter Tail Corporation ( OTTR ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 14, 2019. A cash dividend payment of $0.35 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 09, 2019. Shareholders who purchased OTTR prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 4.48% increase over prior dividend payment.

The previous trading day's last sale of OTTR was $49.85, representing a -3.91% decrease from the 52 week high of $51.88 and a 25.73% increase over the 52 week low of $39.65.

OTTR is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes companies such as NextEra Energy, Inc. ( NEE ) and Dominion Energy, Inc. ( D ). OTTR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.17. Zacks Investment Research reports OTTR's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 10.22%, compared to an industry average of 8.4%.

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

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

  • First Trust VL Dividend ( FVD ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is FVD with an decrease of -1.25% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of OTTR at 0.59%.

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: OTTR , NEE , D , FVD

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