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WEC Energy Group Dividend Yield %

: 2.91% (As of Today)
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As of today (2021-10-24), the Trailing Annual Dividend Yield of WEC Energy Group is 2.91%.

The historical rank and industry rank for WEC Energy Group's Dividend Yield % or its related term are showing as below:

NYSE:WEC' s Dividend Yield % Range Over the Past 10 Years
Min: 2.29   Med: 3.01   Max: 3.63
Current: 2.91

2.29
3.63

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Yield of WEC Energy Group was 3.63%. The lowest was 2.29%. And the median was 3.01%.

NYSE:WEC's Dividend Yield % is ranked lower than
93% of the 101 Companies
in the Utilities - Regulated industry.

( Industry Median: 3.77 vs. NYSE:WEC: 2.91 )

WEC Energy Group's Dividend Payout Ratio for the three months ended in Jun. 2021 was 0.78.

During the past 13 years, the highest Dividend Payout Ratio of WEC Energy Group was 0.67. The lowest was 0.48. And the median was 0.63.

As of today (2021-10-24), the Forward Dividend Yield % of WEC Energy Group is 2.96%.

WEC Energy Group's Dividends per Share for the three months ended in Jun. 2021 was $0.68.

During the past 12 months, WEC Energy Group's average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 7.20% per year. During the past 3 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 6.70% per year. During the past 5 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 9.20% per year. During the past 10 years, the average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate was 11.40% per year.

During the past 13 years, the highest 3-Year average Dividends Per Share Growth Rate of WEC Energy Group was 24.40% per year. The lowest was -20.00% per year. And the median was 6.00% per year.

The growth rate is calculated with least square regression.

For more information regarding to dividend, please check our Dividend Page.


WEC Energy Group Dividend Yield % Historical Data

The historical data trend for WEC Energy Group's Dividend Yield % can be seen below:

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.

* Premium members only.

WEC Energy Group Annual Data
Trend Dec11 Dec12 Dec13 Dec14 Dec15 Dec16 Dec17 Dec18 Dec19 Dec20
Dividend Yield %
Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 3.38 3.13 3.19 2.56 2.75

WEC Energy Group Quarterly Data
Sep16 Dec16 Mar17 Jun17 Sep17 Dec17 Mar18 Jun18 Sep18 Dec18 Mar19 Jun19 Sep19 Dec19 Mar20 Jun20 Sep20 Dec20 Mar21 Jun21
Dividend Yield % Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only Premium Member Only 2.79 2.57 2.75 2.75 2.95

Competitive Comparison

For the Utilities - Regulated Electric subindustry, WEC Energy Group's Dividend Yield %, along with its competitors' market caps and Dividend Yield % data, can be viewed below:

* Competitive companies are chosen from companies within the same industry, with headquarter located in same country, with closest market capitalization; x-axis shows the market cap, and y-axis shows the term value; the bigger the dot, the larger the market cap. Note that "N/A" values will not show up in the chart.

   

WEC Energy Group Dividend Yield % Distribution

For the Utilities - Regulated industry and Utilities sector, WEC Energy Group's Dividend Yield % distribution charts can be found below:

* The bar in red indicates where WEC Energy Group's Dividend Yield % falls into.



WEC Energy Group Dividend Yield % Calculation

Dividend Yield measures how much a company pays out in dividends each year relative to its share price.

WEC Energy Group Recent Full-Year Dividend History

Amount Ex-date Record Date Pay Date Type Frequency Forex Rate
USD 0.6782021-08-122021-08-132021-09-01Cash DividendquarterlyUSD:USD 1.000000
USD 0.6782021-05-132021-05-142021-06-01Cash DividendquarterlyUSD:USD 1.000000
USD 0.6782021-02-112021-02-142021-03-01Cash DividendquarterlyUSD:USD 1.000000
USD 0.6332020-11-122020-11-132020-12-01Cash DividendquarterlyUSD:USD 1.000000

* GuruFocus converts dividend currency to local traded share price currency in order to calculate dividend yield. Please refer to the last column "Forex Rate" in the above table.

WEC Energy Group's Trailing Annual Dividend Yield (%) for Today is calculated as

Trailing Annual Dividend Yield=Most Recent Full Year Dividend/Current Share Price
=2.667/91.66
=2.91 %

Current Share Price is $91.66.
WEC Energy Group's Dividends per Share for the trailing twelve months (TTM) ended in Today is $2.667.

WEC Energy Group's Forward Annual Dividend Yield (%) for Today is calculated as

Forward Annual Dividend Yield=Forward Full Year Dividend/Current Share Price
=2.712/91.66
=2.96 %

Current Share Price is $91.66.
WEC Energy Group's Dividends per Share for the forward twelve months is calculated as $0.678 * 4 = $2.712.

* For Operating Data section: All numbers are indicated by the unit behind each term and all currency related amount are in USD.
* For other sections: All numbers are in millions except for per share data, ratio, and percentage. All currency related amount are indicated in the company's associated stock exchange currency.


WEC Energy Group  (NYSE:WEC) Dividend Yield % Explanation

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Dividends may also qualify a lower tax rate for investors.

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WEC Energy Group Business Description

WEC Energy Group logo
Industry
Utilities » Utilities - Regulated NAICS : 221118 SIC : 4931
Traded in Other Exchanges
Address
231 West Michigan Street, P.O. Box 1331, Milwaukee, WI, USA, 53201
WEC Energy Group's electric and gas utility businesses serve electric and gas customers in its Illinois, Michigan, Minnesota, and Wisconsin service territories. The company also owns a 60% stake in American Transmission Co. WEC's asset mix is approximately 51% electric generation and distribution, 34% gas distribution, 13% electric transmission, and 2% unregulated renewable generation.
Executives
Reese Anthony officer: Vice President and Treasurer 231 WEST MICHIGAN STREET MILWAUKEE WI 53203
Matthews Charles R officer: President & CEO - PGL/NSG 231 W. MICHIGAN STREET MILWAUKEE WI 53203
Kuester Frederick D officer: Sr. Executive Vice Pres. 231 W. MICHIGAN STREET MILWAUKEE WI 53203
Lauber Scott J officer: Sr. EVP and COO 231 W. MICHIGAN STREET MILWAUKEE WI 53203
Liu Xia officer: EVP and CFO ONE ENERGY PLACE PENSACOLA FL 32520
Guc William J officer: Vice President & Controller 130 EAST RANDOLPH DRIVE CHICAGO IL 60601
Green Maria C director C/O INGERSOLL-RAND COMPANY 800-E BEATY STREET DAVIDSON NC 28036
Kelsey Margaret C officer: Executive VP & General Counsel PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN"> Ownership Information: KELSEY MARGARET C a.header:link {color: #3b4fae; font-weight: bold; text-decoration: underline;} a.header:visited {color: #3b4fae; font-weight: bold; text-decoration: underline;} a.header:hover {color: #191970;}
Krueger Daniel officer: EVP WEC Infrastructure 231 W. MICHIGAN STREET MILWAUKEE WI 53203
Metcalfe Tom officer: Pres. WI Utilities 231 W. MICHIGAN STREET MILWAUKEE WI 53203
Garvin Robert M officer: Exec Vice President - Ext Affs 231 W. MICHIGAN STREET MILWAUKEE WI 53203
Klappa Gale E director, officer: Executive Chairman 231 W. MICHIGAN STREET MILWAUKEE WI 53203
Cunningham Danny L director C/O ACTUANT CORPORATION N86 W12500 WESTBROOK CROSSING MENOMONEE FALLS WI 53051
Stanek Mary Ellen director 14730 WEST JUNEAU BOULEVARD ELM GROVE WI 53122
Culver Curt S director 250 E KILBOURN AVE MILWAUKEE WI 53202

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