Pattern Energy Group Inc. ( PEGI ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 28, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.422 per share is scheduled to be paid on January 31, 2019. Shareholders who purchased PEGI prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 5th quarter that PEGI has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $18.66, the dividend yield is 9.05%.
The previous trading day's last sale of PEGI was $18.66, representing a -15.87% decrease from the 52 week high of $22.18 and a 12.55% increase over the 52 week low of $16.58.
PEGI is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes companies such as NextEra Energy, Inc. ( NEE ) and Dominion Energy, Inc. ( D ). PEGI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.45. Zacks Investment Research reports PEGI's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 647.37%, compared to an industry average of 9.7%.
Interested in gaining exposure to PEGI through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have PEGI as a top-10 holding:
- iShares S&P Global Clean Energy Index Fund ( ICLN )
- Invesco S&P High Income Infrastructure ETF ( GHII )
- WisdomTree Trust ( GSD )
- WisdomTree Trust ( HGSD )
- WisdomTree U.S. SmallCap Dividend Fund ( DES ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is ICLN with an decrease of -8.54% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of PEGI at 4.85%.