Integrys Energy Group ( TEG ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 27, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.68 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 20, 2014. Shareholders who purchased TEG stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 23rd quarter that TEG has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $67.36, the dividend yield is 4.04%.
The previous trading day's last sale of TEG was $67.36, representing a -5.59% decrease from the 52 week high of $71.35 and a 29.34% increase over the 52 week low of $52.08.
TEG is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes companies such as Duke Energy Corporation ( DUK ) and Exelon Corporation ( EXC ). TEG's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $4.08. Zacks Investment Research reports TEG's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as -2.27%, compared to an industry average of .7%.
Interested in gaining exposure to TEG through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have TEG as a top-10 holding:
- First Trust Utilities AlphaDEX Fund ( FXU )
- Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Utilities ETF ( RYU )
- iShares Dow Jones Select Dividend Index Fund ( DVY )
- First Trust Value Line Dividend Index Fund ( FVD )
- Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight ( RSP ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is RYU with an increase of 6.87% over the last 100 days. FXU has the highest percent weighting of TEG at 4.61%.
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