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NorthWestern Corporation (NWE) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 14, 2018

NorthWestern Corporation ( NWE ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 14, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.55 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 30, 2018. Shareholders who purchased NWE prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 4.76% increase over prior dividend payment.

The previous trading day's last sale of NWE was $51.67, representing a -19.85% decrease from the 52 week high of $64.47 and a 3.32% increase over the 52 week low of $50.01.

NWE is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes companies such as Duke Energy Corporation ( DUK ) and Exelon Corporation ( EXC ). NWE's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.34. Zacks Investment Research reports NWE's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 3.79%, compared to an industry average of 5.2%.

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

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

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

  • Vanguard Utilities ETF ( VPU ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is VPU with an decrease of -7.9% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of NWE at 0.33%.

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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