IDACORP, Inc. ( IDA ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 03, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.55 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 30, 2017. Shareholders who purchased IDA prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that IDA has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $83.79, the dividend yield is 2.63%.
The previous trading day's last sale of IDA was $83.79, representing a -3.09% decrease from the 52 week high of $86.46 and a 19.99% increase over the 52 week low of $69.83.
IDA is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes companies such as NextEra Energy, Inc. ( NEE ) and Southern Company ( SO ). IDA's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.94. Zacks Investment Research reports IDA's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as 1.52%, compared to an industry average of 5.4%.
Interested in gaining exposure to IDA through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have IDA as a top-10 holding:
- Vanguard Russell 2000 Value ETF ( VTWV ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is VTWV with an increase of 2% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of IDA at 0.41%.