Wisconsin Energy To Trade Ex-Dividend

DividendChannel.com
August 8, 2011

According to Dividend Channel, on 8/10/11, Wisconsin Energy Corp. (WEC) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.26, payable on 9/1/11. As a percentage of WEC's recent stock price of $29.52, this dividend works out to approximately 0.88%.

Below is a dividend history chart for WEC, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.26 declared by Wisconsin Energy Corp.:

WEC Dividend History


Date

Div*


05/11/11

0.260


02/10/11

0.260


11/09/10

0.200


08/11/10

0.200


05/12/10

0.200


02/10/10

0.200


11/10/09

0.169


08/12/09

0.169


05/12/09

0.169


02/11/09

0.169


11/12/08

0.135


08/12/08

0.135


05/12/08

0.135


02/12/08

0.135


11/09/07

0.125


08/10/07

0.125


05/10/07

0.125


02/12/07

0.125


11/10/06

0.115


08/10/06

0.115


05/10/06

0.115


02/10/06

0.115


11/08/05

0.110


08/10/05

0.110


05/11/05

0.110


02/09/05

0.110


11/09/04

0.105


08/11/04

0.105


05/12/04

0.105


02/11/04

0.100


11/12/03

0.100


08/12/03

0.100


05/12/03

0.100


02/12/03

0.100


11/12/02

0.100


08/12/02

0.100


05/10/02

0.100


02/12/02

0.100


11/09/01

0.100


08/10/01

0.100


05/10/01

0.100


02/12/01

0.100


11/10/00

0.100


08/10/00

0.195


05/10/00

0.195


02/10/00

0.195


11/09/99

0.195


08/10/99

0.195


05/10/99

0.195


02/10/99

0.195


11/09/98

0.195


08/10/98

0.195


05/08/98

0.195


02/10/98

0.193


11/10/97

0.193


08/11/97

0.193


05/09/97

0.193


02/11/97

0.190


11/08/96

0.190


08/09/96

0.190


05/09/96

0.190


02/09/96

0.184


11/06/95

0.184


08/04/95

0.184


* Data may be adjusted for splits; we are not responsible for data errors; always verify data with the company.




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In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from WEC is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 3.52% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward.

According to the ETF Finder at ETF Channel, WEC makes up 1.79% of the Utilities Select Sector SPDR Fund ETF (XLU) which is trading lower by about 0.7% on the day Monday.

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WEC operates in the Electric Utilities sector, among companies like Tennessee Valley Authority (TVE) which is off about 0.2% today, and Progress Energy, Inc. (PGN) trading lower by about 0.6%. Below is a three month price history chart comparing the stock performance of WEC, versus TVE and PGN.

WEC,TVE,PGN Relative Performance Chart
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WEC,TVE,PGN Relative Performance Chart

In Monday trading, Wisconsin Energy Corp. shares are currently down about 0.3% on the day.

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