Dominion Energy, Inc. (D) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 03, 2020. A cash dividend payment of $0.94 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 20, 2020. Shareholders who purchased D prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that D has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $77.82, the dividend yield is 4.83%.
The previous trading day's last sale of D was $77.82, representing a -14.38% decrease from the 52 week high of $90.89 and a 34.66% increase over the 52 week low of $57.79.
D is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes companies such as NextEra Energy, Inc. (NEE) and Southern Company (SO). D's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.74. Zacks Investment Research reports D's forecasted earnings growth in 2020 as -16.82%, compared to an industry average of -.7%.
Interested in gaining exposure to D through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have D as a top-10 holding:
- SPDR Select Sector Fund - Utilities (XLU)
- iShares U.S. Utilities ETF (IDU)
- VanEck Vectors Uranium & Nuclear Energy ETF (NLR)
- Vanguard Utilities ETF (VPU)
- iShares Global Utilities ETF (JXI).
The top-performing ETF of this group is JXI with an increase of 2.74% over the last 100 days. XLU has the highest percent weighting of D at 8%.
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