WEC Energy Group, Inc. (WEC) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 13, 2019

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WEC Energy Group, Inc. ( WEC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 13, 2019. A cash dividend payment of $0.59 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 01, 2019. Shareholders who purchased WEC prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 6.69% increase over prior dividend payment.

The previous trading day's last sale of WEC was $75.03, representing a -0.6% decrease from the 52 week high of $75.48 and a 28.3% increase over the 52 week low of $58.48.

WEC is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes companies such as Duke Energy Corporation ( DUK ) and Exelon Corporation ( EXC ). WEC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $4.06. Zacks Investment Research reports WEC's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 6.32%, compared to an industry average of 8.4%.

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

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

  • First Trust North American Energy Infrastructure Fund ( EMLP )
  • iShares Morningstar Mid-Cap ETF ( JKI )
  • Principal Price Setters Index ETF ( PSET )
  • Invesco S&P 500 Low Volatility ETF ( SPLV )
  • Invesco Insider Sentiment ETF ( NFO ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is PSET with an increase of 0.65% over the last 100 days. EMLP has the highest percent weighting of WEC at 10000%.

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