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Vectren Corporation (VVC) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 11, 2016

Vectren Corporation ( VVC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 11, 2016. A cash dividend payment of $0.4 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 01, 2016. Shareholders who purchased VVC prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that VVC has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $50.4, the dividend yield is 3.17%.

The previous trading day's last sale of VVC was $50.4, representing a -1.18% decrease from the 52 week high of $51 and a 35.27% increase over the 52 week low of $37.26.

VVC is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes companies such as National Grid Transco, PLC ( NGG ) and Enterprise Products Partners L.P. ( EPD ). VVC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.28. Zacks Investment Research reports VVC's forecasted earnings growth in 2016 as 4.95%, compared to an industry average of 6.5%.

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

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

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

  • iShares Morningstar Small-Cap Value ETFnd ( JKL )
  • S&P MidCap 400 Dividend Aristocrats ETF (REGL)
  • ProShares Ultra Utilities ( UPW ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is UPW with an increase of 41.59% over the last 100 days. JKL has the highest percent weighting of VVC at 0.83%.

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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