Hawaiian Electric Industries, Inc. ( HE ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 22, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.31 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 10, 2017. Shareholders who purchased HE prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 15th quarter that HE has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of HE was $32.75, representing a -6.38% decrease from the 52 week high of $34.98 and a 15.7% increase over the 52 week low of $28.31.
HE is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes companies such as NextEra Energy, Inc. ( NEE ) and Southern Company ( SO ). HE's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.29. Zacks Investment Research reports HE's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as -2.67%, compared to an industry average of -3.6%.
Interested in gaining exposure to HE through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have HE as a top-10 holding:
The top-performing ETF of this group is FTLB with an increase of 7.49% over the last 100 days. FTHI has the highest percent weighting of HE at 2.92%.
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