4.33% Jul 23, 08:31 PM
$3.18 Paid Quarterly
73.8% EPS $4.31
7 years Since 2007
20 days Aug 13, 2014

DUK - Upcoming Dividend Payouts
Next Ex-Dividend Date Aug 13

Amount Declare Date Ex-Dividend Date ▲ Record Date Pay Date Payout Type
$0.7950 2014-07-01 2014-08-13 2014-08-15 2014-09-16 Regular
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DUK - Dividend Yield & Stock Price History
Current Dividend Yield 4.33%

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DUK - Dividend Payout History
Current Annual Payout $3.18

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DUK - Dividend Growth History

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Reveal Dividend Growth History for DUK. 2.0% 2.0% 7 years
Annual dividend amounts based on Ex-dividend date

DUK - Historical Annual Dividend Data & Growth
Payouts Increasing For 7 years

Payout Amount Calendar Year Annual Growth
$3.0900 2013 2.0%
$3.0300 2012 2.0%

DUK - Historical Dividend Data
Payouts Increasing For 7 years

Payout Amount Declared Date Ex-Dividend Date Record Date Pay Date ▼ Qualified Dividend? Payout Type Frequency
$0.7950 2014-07-01 2014-08-13 2014-08-15 2014-09-16 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.7800 2014-05-01 2014-05-14 2014-05-16 2014-06-16 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.7800 2014-01-03 2014-02-12 2014-02-14 2014-03-17 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.7800 2013-10-22 2013-11-13 2013-11-15 2013-12-16 Yes Regular Quarter
$0.7800 2013-06-25 2013-08-14 2013-08-16 2013-09-16 Yes Regular Quarter

Duke Energy (DUK) - News

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  • Before Wednesday's opening bell, Duke Energy Corp (DUK) reported a net loss for its first quarter, but its earnings still beat estimates on an...
  • Duke Energy Corp Q4 Profits Rise; Beats Estimates (DUK)

    Duke Energy Corp (DUK) reported higher fourth quarter earnings on Tuesday, which came in above analysts' views. DUK's Earnings in Brief
    • DUK posted earnings of 97 cents per share, up from 62 cents per share last year.
    • On an adjusted basis, earnings were $1.00, above analysts' estimate of 95 cents. 
    • For 2013, the company reported earnings of $2.68 billion, or $3.76 per share, and revenue of $24.6 billion.
    • Looking forward, DUK expects to see FY2014 earnings between $4.45 and $4.60 per share. Analysts expect to see earnings of $4.57 per share.
    CEO Commentary CEO of Duke Energy, Lynn Good commented: "Our company demonstrated tremendous focus and discipline in 2013. As a result, we achieved the mid-point of our earnings per share guidance range, increased the dividend, and exceeded our original target of 5 to 7 percent in non-fuel operating and maintenance savings" DUK's Dividend DUK will pay its next quarterly dividend of 78 cents on March 17. We expect the company to announce its next dividend in May. Stock Performance  Duke Energy shares were mostly flat during pre-market trading Tuesday. The stock is up 3.54% YTD.

    The Bottom Line

    Shares of Duke Energy Corp (DUK) have a 4.37% yield based on Friday's closing price of $71.45. Duke Energy Corp (DUK) 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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  • Duke Energy Corp Posts Lower Earnings; Misses Estimates; Narrows Outlook (DUK)

    Electric power utility operator Duke Energy (DUK) announced its third quarter earnings before the morning bell on Wednesday, with earnings per share coming in slightly lower than last year's Q3 figure. DUK Earnings in Brief -The company's quarter revenue came in at $6.7 billion, which is just below last year's Q3 revenue of $6.72 billion. -Net income attributable was posted at $1.03 billion, or $1.46 per share, which was down from last year's EPS of $1.47. -Analysts were looking for EPS of $1.53 on revenues of $7.38 billion. -The company narrowed its FY2013 adjusted diluted EPS guidance to a range of $4.25-$4.45 from the previous guidance of $4.20-$4.45. CEO Commentary Duke's president and CEO, Lynn Good, had the following comments about the company's quarterly results: "Our third quarter results were supported by the constructive regulatory outcomes we achieved this year ... We have successfully achieved the near-term priorities we established a year ago and are well-positioned to deliver on our commitments to customers, communities and investors," she added. "Our ongoing focus is to deliver on the promises we made after our merger with Progress Energy – to leverage our scale in order to maximize the efficiency of our operational and financial performance." No Mention of Dividend  Duke most recently declared a 78 cent quarterly dividend on October 22, which will be paid December 16, with an ex-dividend date of November 13. The company's last dividend raise occurred in May of this year, where the dividend was raised from 76.5 cents to 78 cents per quarter. Stock Performance DUK shares were inactive in Wednesday morning trading. The company's stock is up 11.44% this year, trailing the benchmark S&P 500 index, which has gained nearly 24% on the year.

    The Bottom Line

    Shares of Duke Energy (DUK) have a yield of 4.31% based on Tuesday's closing price of $72.45 and the company's annualized payout of $3.12. Duke Energy (DUK)  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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  • Deutsche Bank Upgrades Duke Energy to "Buy" (DUK)

    Deutsche Bank reported on Tuesday that it has raised its rating on Duke Energy Corp (DUK) as analysts now believe that the sector is attractively valued. The firm has upgraded DUK from "Hold" to "Buy," and has given the company a $74 price target. This price target suggests a 9% upside from the stock's current price of $67.45. Duke Energy shares were up 39 cents, or 0.58%, during Tuesday morning trading. The stock is up 5% YTD.

    The Bottom Line

    Shares of Duke Energy Corp (DUK) have a 4.63% yield based on Tuesday morning's price of $67.45. Duke Energy Corp (DUK) 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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  • Moody's Raises Credit Rating on Duke Energy (DUK)

    Moody's Investor Services announced on Wednesday that it was upgrading its long-term rating on the North Carolina-based electric utility company, Duke Energy (DUK) , from Baa2 to Baa1. The rating agency also revised its debt ratings for Duke's subsidiaries; Duke Energy Carolinas LLC was upgraded to A2 from A3, Duke Energy Progress Inc. was upgraded to A2 from A3, and Duke Energy India Inc. was upgraded to A3 from Baa1. Overall, the rating outlook for Duke Energy and all of its subsidiaries is stable, according to Moody's. The rating upgrade reflects the improvements in the company's credit profiles following the resolution of several issues and uncertainties since its merger with Progress Energy over one year ago. Duke Energy traded lower on Wednesday, shedding 0.64% on the day. The stock is up over 5% YTD.

    The Bottom Line

    Shares of Duke Energy (DUK) are yielding 4.63% based on Wednesday's closing price of $67.26. Duke Energy (DUK) 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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