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NextEra Energy, Inc. (NEE) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 27, 2019

NextEra Energy, Inc. ( NEE ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 27, 2019. A cash dividend payment of $1.25 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 15, 2019. Shareholders who purchased NEE prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 12.61% increase over prior dividend payment.

The previous trading day's last sale of NEE was $187.88, representing a -0.8% decrease from the 52 week high of $189.39 and a 24.14% increase over the 52 week low of $151.34.

NEE is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes companies such as Dominion Energy, Inc. ( D ) and Southern Company ( SO ). NEE's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $13.95. Zacks Investment Research reports NEE's forecasted earnings growth in 2019 as 9.02%, compared to an industry average of 6.2%.

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

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

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

  • Eaton Vance NextShares Trust ( EVGBC )
  • SPDR Select Sector Fund - Utilities ( XLU )
  • First Trust North American Energy Infrastructure Fund ( EMLP )
  • iShares U.S. Utilities ETF ( IDU )
  • Fidelity MSCI Utilities Index ETF ( FUTY ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is XLU with an increase of 7.65% over the last 100 days. EVGBC has the highest percent weighting of NEE at 111%.

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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