Questar Corporation ( STR ) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 18, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.21 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 14, 2015. Shareholders who purchased STR prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that STR has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $18.69, the dividend yield is 4.49%.
The previous trading day's last sale of STR was $18.69, representing a -29.31% decrease from the 52 week high of $26.44 and a 2.19% increase over the 52 week low of $18.29.
STR is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes companies such as Royal Dutch Shell PLC (RDS.B) and PetroChina Company Limited ( PTR ). STR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.24. Zacks Investment Research reports STR's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as -.93%, compared to an industry average of 1.9%.
Interested in gaining exposure to STR through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have STR as a top-10 holding:
- ProShares Ultra Utilities ( UPW ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is UPW with an increase of 5.95% over the last 100 days.