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Sempra Energy (SRE) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 27, 2016

Sempra Energy ( SRE ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 27, 2016. A cash dividend payment of $0.755 per share is scheduled to be paid on January 15, 2017. Shareholders who purchased SRE prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 101.33% increase over the prior dividend payment.

The previous trading day's last sale of SRE was $102.13, representing a -10.93% decrease from the 52 week high of $114.66 and a 17.77% increase over the 52 week low of $86.72.

SRE is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes companies such as Enterprise Products Partners L.P. ( EPD ) and Kinder Morgan, Inc. ( KMI ). SRE's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $5.26. Zacks Investment Research reports SRE's forecasted earnings growth in 2016 as -7.07%, compared to an industry average of 4.2%.

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

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

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

  • Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Utilities ETF ( RYU )
  • iShares Russell Mid-cap Value ETF ( IWS )
  • iShares Morningstar Large-Cap ETF ( JKD ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is IWS with an increase of 7.03% over the last 100 days. RYU has the highest percent weighting of SRE at 3.02%.

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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