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Questar Corporation (STR) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 20, 2013

Questar Corporation ( STR ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 20, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.17 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 11, 2013. Shareholders who purchased STR stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that STR has paid the same dividend.

The previous trading day's last sale of STR was $23.73, representing a -1.33% decrease from the 52 week high of $24.05 and a 37.97% increase over the 52 week low of $17.20.

STR is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes companies such as PetroChina Company Limited ( PTR ) and TotalFinaElf, S.A. ( TOT ). STR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.17. Zacks Investment Research reports STR's forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as 1.62%, compared to an industry average of 4%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the STR Dividend History page.

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

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

  • EGShares India Small Cap ETF ( SCIN )
  • MSCI India Small Cap Index Fund (SMIN)
  • Vanguard Small-Cap Value ETF ( VBR ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is SMIN with an increase of 9.39% over the last 100 days. SCIN has the highest percent weighting of STR at 2.45%.

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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