Pattern Energy Group Inc. ( PEGI ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 28, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.363 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 30, 2015. Shareholders who purchased PEGI prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 3.13% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $21.07, the dividend yield is 6.89%.
The previous trading day's last sale of PEGI was $21.07, representing a -34.38% decrease from the 52 week high of $32.11 and a 6.68% increase over the 52 week low of $19.75.
PEGI is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes companies such as NextEra Energy, Inc. ( NEE ) and Dominion Resources, Inc. ( D ). PEGI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$.6. Zacks Investment Research reports PEGI's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as 99%, compared to an industry average of .8%.
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