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AGL Resources, Inc. (GAS) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 14, 2014

AGL Resources, Inc. ( GAS ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 14, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.49 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 01, 2014. Shareholders who purchased GAS stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 4.26% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current stock price of $52.34, the dividend yield is 3.74%.

The previous trading day's last sale of GAS was $52.34, representing a -3.36% decrease from the 52 week high of $54.16 and a 26.21% increase over the 52 week low of $41.47.

GAS is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes companies such as Ultrapar Participacoes S.A. ( UGP ) and Cheniere Energy, Inc. ( LNG ). GAS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.77. Zacks Investment Research reports GAS's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 7.52%, compared to an industry average of 7.7%.

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

Interested in gaining exposure to GAS through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?

The following ETF(s) have GAS as a top-10 holding:

  • Schwab U.S. Mid Cap ETF ( SCHM )
  • Schwab U.S. Large-Cap Value ETF ( SCHV )
  • Schwab U.S. Large-Cap ETF ( SCHX )
  • Schwab Fundamental U.S. Broad Market Index ETF ( FNDB )
  • Schwab Fundamental U.S. Large Company Index ETF ( FNDX ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is FNDX with an increase of 6.96% over the last 100 days. SCHM has the highest percent weighting of GAS at 0.25%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.


The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

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