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Alliant Energy Corporation (LNT) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for January 27, 2017

Alliant Energy Corporation ( LNT ) will begin trading ex-dividend on January 27, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.315 per share is scheduled to be paid on February 15, 2017. Shareholders who purchased LNT prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 7.14% increase over prior dividend payment.

The previous trading day's last sale of LNT was $36.89, representing a -10% decrease from the 52 week high of $40.99 and a 19.75% increase over the 52 week low of $30.81.

LNT is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes companies such as Duke Energy Corporation ( DUK ) and Exelon Corporation ( EXCU ). LNT's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.52. Zacks Investment Research reports LNT's forecasted earnings growth in 2016 as 8.31%, compared to an industry average of -1.8%.

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

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

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

  • SPDR Select Sector Fund - Utilities ( XLU )
  • iShares Global Utilities ETF ( JXI ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is XLU with an decrease of -1.73% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of LNT at 1.4%.

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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