Williams Companies, Inc. (WMB) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for September 06, 2018

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Williams Companies, Inc. ( WMB ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 06, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.34 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 24, 2018. Shareholders who purchased WMB prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that WMB has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $29.2, the dividend yield is 4.66%.

The previous trading day's last sale of WMB was $29.2, representing a -13.28% decrease from the 52 week high of $33.67 and a 21.67% increase over the 52 week low of $24.

WMB is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes companies such as Enterprise Products Partners L.P. ( EPD ) and Enbridge Inc ( ENB ). WMB's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.41. Zacks Investment Research reports WMB's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 34.92%, compared to an industry average of 16.5%.

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

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

  • Fidelity MSCI Energy Index ETF ( FENY )
  • iShares Russell Mid-cap Value ETF ( IWS )
  • iShares Russell Mid-Cap ETF ( IWR )
  • Nationwide Risk-Based U.S. Equity ETF ( RBUS )
  • InfraCap MLP ETF ( AMZA ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is RBUS with an increase of 11.86% over the last 100 days. FENY has the highest percent weighting of WMB at 2.1%.

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