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Encana Corporation (ECA) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 13, 2013

Encana Corporation ( ECA ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 13, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.2 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 28, 2013. Shareholders who purchased ECA stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 14th quarter that ECA has paid the same dividend.

The previous trading day's last sale of ECA was $19.34, representing a -20.38% decrease from the 52 week high of $24.29 and a 10.83% increase over the 52 week low of $17.45.

ECA is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies such as PetroChina Company Limited ( PTR ) and TotalFinaElf, S.A. ( TOT ). ECA's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$3.79. Zacks Investment Research reports ECA's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -57.59%, compared to an industry average of -1.3%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the ECA Dividend History page.

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

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

  • Market Vectors Unconventional Oil & Gas ETF ( FRAK ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is FRAK with an increase of 6.96% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of ECA at 3.58%.

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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