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TransCanada Corporation (TRP) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for September 28, 2015

TransCanada Corporation ( TRP ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 28, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.3993 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 30, 2015. Shareholders who purchased TRP prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an -6.71% decrease from the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $32.78, the dividend yield is 4.87%.

The previous trading day's last sale of TRP was $32.78, representing a -38.69% decrease from the 52 week high of $53.47 and a 3.64% increase over the 52 week low of $31.63.

TRP is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes companies such as Kinder Morgan, Inc. ( KMI ) and Enterprise Products Partners L.P. ( EPD ). TRP's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.03. Zacks Investment Research reports TRP's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as -2.78%, compared to an industry average of 10.7%.

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

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

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

  • Alerian Energy Infrastructure ETF ( ENFR )
  • Guggenheim Canadian Energy Income ETF ( ENY )
  • First Trust North American Energy Infrastructure Fund ( EMLP )
  • Guggenheim S&P High Income Infrastructure ETF ( GHII )
  • iShares Global Infrastructure ETF ( IGF ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is GHII with an decrease of -14.36% over the last 100 days. ENFR has the highest percent weighting of TRP at 4.83%.

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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