Dividend Growth of Sempra Energy(SRE)

Sempra Energy(SRE) is having a Dividend Yield of 2.89% with the Annual cash Dividend per share of $3.02. The last quarter cash dividend per share pay out was $0.76. Sempra Energy has a 5 year average dividend yield of 2.94% and the stock has a Indicated annual dividend of $3.02. Sempra Energy(SRE) formally announced its most recent dividend on December 19, 2016 with a Dividend per share of $0.76. The new indicated annual dividend based on announced dividend per share is $3.02. The dividend yield based on the forward looking indicated annual dividend is 2.89%. Sempra Energy(SRE) has the most recent dividend payout ratio of 0.64 with a 5-year average payout ratio of 0.57. Companys change in pay out ratio when compared to the last 5 years average pay out ratio has been 0.07. The 5 year historical dividend growth of Sempra Energy(SRE) is at the rate of 5.59% while the R-Squared dividend growth is 0.95. If the value of R-Square is close to one, it indicates a perfect fit and the higher value conforms to the regression line while data close to zero indicates the opposite.

Sempra Energy (NYSE:SRE) rose 1.51% or 1.58 points on Thursday and made its way into the gainers of the day. After trading began at $104.55 the stock was seen hitting $105.92 as a peak level and $104.45 as the lowest level. The stock ended up at $105.9. The daily volume was measured at 662,117 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $114.66 and the 52-week low is $92.95. The company has a market cap of $26,481 million. Shares of Sempra Energy rose by 2.17% in the last five trading days and 2.04% for the last 4 weeks. Sempra Energy is up 9.94% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 5.23%.

Currently the company Insiders own 0.16% of Sempra Energy shares according to the proxy statements. In the past twelve weeks, the net percent change held by company insiders has changed by -22.87% . Institutional Investors own 79.34% of Sempra Energy shares. During last six month period, the net percent change held by insiders has seen a change of -22.87%. Company has reported several Insider transactions to the SEC, on Feb 13, 2017, Steven D Davis (Corp. Group President) sold 2,233 shares at 105.00 per share price.On Jan 24, 2017, Joseph A Householder (Corp. Group President) sold 6,472 shares at 102.10 per share price.On Jan 23, 2017, Debra L Reed (Chairman and CEO) sold 17,300 shares at 102.34 per share price.

Sempra Energy Last issued its quarterly earnings results on Nov 2, 2016. The company reported $1.02 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.07. Analyst had a consensus of $0.95. The company had revenue of $2535.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $2682.35 million. The companys revenue was up 2.2% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.00 EPS.

Sempra Energy is an energy services holding company. Through its eight principal subsidiaries — Southern California Gas Company, San Diego Gas & Electric, Sempra Energy Solutions, Sempra Energy Trading, Sempra Energy International, Sempra Energy Resources, Sempra Communications and Sempra Energy Financial — Sempra Energy serves customers in the United States, Europe, Canada, Mexico, South America and Asia. (Company Press Release)


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