Northwest Natural Holding Company ( NWN ) will begin trading ex-dividend on January 30, 2019. A cash dividend payment of $0.475 per share is scheduled to be paid on February 15, 2019. Shareholders who purchased NWN prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 0.64% increase over prior dividend payment.
The previous trading day's last sale of NWN was $61.65, representing a -14.15% decrease from the 52 week high of $71.81 and a 19.71% increase over the 52 week low of $51.50.
NWN is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes companies such as Cheniere Energy Partners, LP ( CQP ) and Cheniere Energy, Inc. ( LNG ). NWN's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$2.14. Zacks Investment Research reports NWN's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as -1.04%, compared to an industry average of 9%.
Interested in gaining exposure to NWN through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have NWN as a top-10 holding:
- ProShares Trust ( SMDV ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is SMDV with an decrease of -5.09% over the last 100 days.
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