Vectren Corporation ( VVC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 11, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.42 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 01, 2017. Shareholders who purchased VVC prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that VVC has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $61.02, the dividend yield is 2.75%.
The previous trading day's last sale of VVC was $61.02, representing a -2.82% decrease from the 52 week high of $62.79 and a 31.17% increase over the 52 week low of $46.52.
VVC is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes companies such as Enbridge Inc ( ENB ) and Enterprise Products Partners L.P. ( EPD ). VVC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.7. Zacks Investment Research reports VVC's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as 2.81%, compared to an industry average of 5.9%.
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