WEC Wisconsin Energy

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  • WEC
  • Price as of: Dec 19, 10:24 PM EST
  • $52.32
  • +$0.35
  • +0.7%
  • Industry
  • Diversified utilities
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WEC Stock Dividend Data

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  • Dividend Yield
    3.23% Utilities Average 4.06%
  • Annual Payout
    $1.69 Paid Quarterly
  • Payout Ratio
    64.3% EPS $2.63
  • Dividend Growth
    3 yrs Since 2011
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Dividend Uptrend Sign Up For Ticker Ranking Sign Up For Sector Ranking Dividend payouts are consistent, but increases small.
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Growth History

WEC Dividend Growth History

Annualized Growth
1994-2012
Annualized Growth
1994-2004
Annualized Growth
2004-2008
Annualized Growth
2008-2012
Annualized Growth
Last 5 Yrs
Annualized Growth
Last 3 Yrs
Annual
Growth
2012
Consecutive
Years of
Increases
Reveal More Dividend Growth History for WEC 53.4% 20.4% 3 years
Reveal More Dividend Growth History for WEC
Historical Annual Dividend Data & Growth

WEC Historical Annual Dividend Data & Growth

Payout Amount Calendar Year Annual Growth
$1.4450 2013 20.4%
Historical Dividend Data

WEC Dividend History

Payout Amount Declared Date Ex-Dividend Date Record Date Pay Date ▼ Qualified Dividend? Payout Type Frequency
$0.4225 2014-12-04 2015-02-11 2015-02-13 2015-03-01 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.3900 2014-10-16 2014-11-12 2014-11-14 2014-12-01 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.3900 2014-07-17 2014-08-12 2014-08-14 2014-09-01 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.3900 2014-04-17 2014-05-12 2014-05-14 2014-06-01 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.3900 2014-01-16 2014-02-12 2014-02-14 2014-03-01 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.3825 2013-10-17 2013-11-12 2013-11-14 2013-12-01 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.3825 2013-07-18 2013-08-12 2013-08-14 2013-09-01 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.3400 2013-04-18 2013-05-10 2013-05-14 2013-06-01 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.3400 2013-01-17 2013-02-12 2013-02-14 2013-03-01 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.3000 2012-10-18 2012-11-09 2012-11-14 2012-12-01 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.3000 2012-07-19 2012-08-10 2012-08-14 2012-09-01 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.3000 2012-04-19 2012-05-10 2012-05-14 2012-06-01 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.3000 2012-01-19 2012-02-10 2012-02-14 2012-03-01 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.2600 2011-10-20 2011-11-09 2011-11-14 2011-12-01 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.2600 2011-07-21 2011-08-10 2011-08-12 2011-09-01 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.2600 2011-04-21 2011-05-11 2011-05-13 2011-06-01 Yes Regular Quarter
2-for-1 2011-01-20 2011-03-02 2011-02-14 2011-03-01 NM Stock Split NM
$0.1300 2011-01-20 2011-02-10 2011-02-14 2011-03-01 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1000 2010-10-14 2010-11-09 2010-11-12 2010-12-01 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1000 2010-07-22 2010-08-11 2010-08-13 2010-09-01 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1000 2010-04-22 2010-05-12 2010-05-14 2010-06-01 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1000 2010-01-21 2010-02-10 2010-02-12 2010-03-01 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1688 2009-10-15 2009-11-10 2009-11-13 2009-12-01 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1688 2009-07-23 2009-08-12 2009-08-14 2009-09-01 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1688 2009-04-23 2009-05-12 2009-05-14 2009-06-01 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1688 2009-01-29 2009-02-11 2009-02-13 2009-03-01 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1350 2008-10-16 2008-11-12 2008-11-14 2008-12-01 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1350 2008-07-24 2008-08-12 2008-08-14 2008-09-01 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1350 2008-04-24 2008-05-12 2008-05-14 2008-06-01 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1350 2008-01-17 2008-02-12 2008-02-14 2008-03-01 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1250 2007-10-18 2007-11-09 2007-11-14 2007-12-01 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1250 2007-07-26 2007-08-10 2007-08-14 2007-09-01 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1250 2007-04-26 2007-05-10 2007-05-14 2007-06-01 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1250 2007-01-18 2007-02-12 2007-02-14 2007-03-01 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1150 2006-10-19 2006-11-10 2006-11-14 2006-12-01 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1150 2006-07-27 2006-08-10 2006-08-14 2006-09-01 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1150 2006-04-27 2006-05-10 2006-05-12 2006-06-01 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1150 2006-01-18 2006-02-10 2006-02-14 2006-03-01 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1100 2005-10-20 2005-11-08 2005-11-11 2005-12-01 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1100 2005-07-21 2005-08-10 2005-08-12 2005-09-01 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1100 2005-04-21 2005-05-11 2005-05-13 2005-06-01 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1100 2005-01-20 2005-02-09 2005-02-11 2005-03-01 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1050 2004-11-02 2004-11-09 2004-11-12 2004-12-01 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1050 2004-08-04 2004-08-11 2004-08-13 2004-09-01 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1050 2004-02-04 2004-05-12 2004-05-14 2004-06-01 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1000 2004-01-20 2004-02-11 2004-02-13 2004-03-01 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1000 2003-10-23 2003-11-12 2003-11-14 2003-12-01 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1000 2003-07-31 2003-08-12 2003-08-14 2003-09-01 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1000 2003-05-01 2003-05-12 2003-05-14 2003-06-01 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1000 2003-01-16 2003-02-12 2003-02-14 2003-03-01 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.1000 2002-10-22 2002-11-12 2002-11-14 2002-12-01 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1000 2002-07-24 2002-08-12 2002-08-14 2002-09-01 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1000 2002-05-02 2002-05-10 2002-05-14 2002-06-01 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1000 2002-02-05 2002-02-12 2002-02-14 2002-03-01 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1000 2001-10-31 2001-11-09 2001-11-14 2001-12-01 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1000 2001-07-26 2001-08-10 2001-08-14 2001-09-01 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1000 2001-05-02 2001-05-10 2001-05-14 2001-06-01 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1000 2001-02-07 2001-02-12 2001-02-14 2001-03-01 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1000 2000-10-25 2000-11-10 2000-11-14 2000-12-01 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1950 2000-07-28 2000-08-10 2000-08-14 2000-09-01 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1950 2000-04-27 2000-05-10 2000-05-12 2000-06-01 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1950 2000-01-25 2000-02-10 2000-02-14 2000-03-01 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1950 1999-10-28 1999-11-09 1999-11-12 1999-12-01 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1950 1999-07-28 1999-08-10 1999-08-12 1999-09-01 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1950 1999-04-27 1999-05-10 1999-05-12 1999-06-01 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1950 1999-01-29 1999-02-10 1999-02-12 1999-03-01 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1950 1998-10-28 1998-11-09 1998-11-12 1998-12-01 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1950 1998-07-30 1998-08-10 1998-08-12 1998-09-01 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1950 1998-04-27 1998-05-08 1998-05-12 1998-06-01 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1925 1998-01-29 1998-02-10 1998-02-12 1998-03-01 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1925 1997-10-22 1997-11-10 1997-11-13 1997-12-01 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1925 1997-07-30 1997-08-11 1997-08-13 1997-09-02 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1925 1997-04-30 1997-05-09 1997-05-13 1997-06-02 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1900 1997-01-29 1997-02-11 1997-02-13 1997-03-03 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1900 1996-10-30 1996-11-08 1996-11-13 1996-12-02 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1900 1996-07-25 1996-08-09 1996-08-13 1996-09-03 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1900 1996-04-24 1996-05-09 1996-05-13 1996-06-03 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1838 1996-01-31 1996-02-09 1996-02-13 1996-03-01 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1838 1995-10-26 1995-11-06 1995-11-08 1995-12-01 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1838 1995-07-26 1995-08-04 1995-08-08 1995-09-01 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1838 1995-04-27 1995-05-02 1995-05-08 1995-06-01 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1763 1995-01-25 1995-02-02 1995-02-08 1995-03-01 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1763 1994-10-26 1994-11-02 1994-11-08 1994-12-01 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1763 1994-07-27 1994-08-02 1994-08-08 1994-09-01 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1763 1994-04-27 1994-05-03 1994-05-09 1994-06-01 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1694 1994-01-27 1994-02-02 1994-02-08 1994-03-01 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1694 1993-10-27 1993-11-02 1993-11-08 1993-12-01 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1694 1993-07-29 1993-08-03 1993-08-09 1993-09-01 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1694 1993-04-28 1993-05-04 1993-05-10 1993-06-01 Unknown Regular Quarter
$0.1625 1993-01-28 1993-02-02 1993-02-08 1993-03-01 Unknown Regular Quarter
Company Profile

WEC Company Profile

Exchange: NYSE
Sector: Utilities

Wisconsin Energy- (WEC)-based in Milwaukee, is one of the nation's premier energy companies, serving more than 1.1 million electric customers in Wisconsin and Michigan's Upper Peninsula and more than 1 million natural gas customers in Wisconsin. The company's principal utilities are We Energies and Edison Sault Electric. The company's non-utility businesses include renewable energy technology and real estate development.

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Wisconsin Energy News

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  • Wisconsin Energy Q2 Earnings Beat Estimates (WEC)

    Energy company Wisconsin Energy Corporation (WEC) reported its second quarter and first half financial results on Wednesday. The Milwaukee, WI-based company posted second quarter net income of $119 million, or 52 cents per share, which was flat from $119.3 million, or 51 cents per share, a year ago. Analysts expected to see earnings of 46 cents per share. Revenue increased to $1.01 billion from $944.7 last year, and beat analysts' estimate of $958.21 million. For the first half of 2013, WEC reported earnings of $295.6 million, or $1.28 per share, up from $291.4 million, or $1.25 per share, a year ago. Gale Klappa, chairman, president and CEO of WEC noted, "strong natural gas sales during a cooler than normal spring and the impact of the company's share repurchase program were positive factors contributing to our solid results for this year's second quarter." "A cool June, however, significantly reduced demand for air conditioning across the region," Klappa added. "By comparison, June temperatures last year were much warmer than normal." Wisconsin Energy shares were down 25 cents, or 0.57%, during Wednesday morning trading. The stock is up 18% YTD. The Bottom Line Shares of Wisconsin Energy Corporation (WEC) have a 3.52% yield based on Wednesday morning's price of $43.50. Wisconsin Energy Corporation (WEC) is not recommended at this time, holding a Dividend.com DARS™ Rating of 3.4 out of 5 stars. Be sure to visit our complete recommended list of the Best Dividend Stocks, as well as a detailed explanation of our ratings system here.
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  • Wisconsin Energy Raises Quarterly Dividend 12.5% (WEC)

    The Milwaukee-based electric utility holding company, Wisconsin Energy (WEC) , announced it was raising its quarterly payout to shareholders.The company declared a quarterly dividend of $0.3825 per share, bringing the total annualized payout to $1.53; this marks a 12.5% improvement from the prior dividend of $0.34. The dividend will be payable later this year on September 1st to shareholders on record as of August 14, 2013. Additionally, the ex-dividend date for this payout is August 12, 2013. Wisconsin Energy shares traded higher alongside the broad market on Thursday, gaining 1.17% on the day. The stock is up 17% YTD. The Bottom Line Shares of Wisconsin Energy (WEC) are yielding 3.14% based on Thursday's closing price of $43.32. Wisconsin Energy (WEC) is not recommended at this time, holding a Dividend.com DARS™ Rating of 3.4 out of 5 stars. Be sure to visit our complete recommended list of the Best Dividend Stocks, as well as a detailed explanation of our ratings system here.
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