National Grid Transco, PLC ( NGG ) has announced an ex-dividend date of November 28, 2012 and a cash dividend payment of $1.1497 per share scheduled for January 16, 2013. Shareholders who purchased NGG stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an -42.99% decrease from the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $56.9, the dividend yield is 4.04%.
The previous trading day's last sale of NGG was $56.9, representing a -0.97% decrease from the 52 week high of $57.46 and a 22.39% increase over the 52 week low of $46.49.
NGG is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes companies such as Enterprise Products Partners L.P. ( EPD ) and Kinder Morgan, Inc. ( KMI ). Zacks Investment Research reports NGG's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 6.31%, compared to an industry average of -1%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the NGG Dividend History page.
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