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National Fuel Gas Company (NFG) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 29, 2016

National Fuel Gas Company ( NFG ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 29, 2016. A cash dividend payment of $0.395 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 15, 2016. Shareholders who purchased NFG prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that NFG has paid the same dividend.

The previous trading day's last sale of NFG was $51.06, representing a -22.72% decrease from the 52 week high of $66.07 and a 37.89% increase over the 52 week low of $37.03.

NFG is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes companies such as Ultrapar Participacoes S.A. ( UGP ) and Cheniere Energy Partners, LP ( CQP ). NFG's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$4.46. Zacks Investment Research reports NFG's forecasted earnings growth in 2016 as -5.32%, compared to an industry average of 6.6%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the NFG Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

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

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

  • ProShares Ultra Utilities ( UPW ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is UPW with an increase of 26.32% over the last 100 days.

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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