Dividend Buzzer: WGL Holdings Inc (NYSE:WGL) expected to pay $0.49 on Nov 1, 2016


Dividend Buzzer: WGL Holdings Inc (NYSE:WGL) expected to pay $0.49 on Nov 1, 2016

WGL Holdings Inc (NYSE:WGL) is expected to pay $0.49 on Nov 1, 2016. The indicated annual dividend is $1.95. Shareholders owning the stock before Oct 5, 2016 will be eligible to receive the payout. Based on WGL Holdings Inc’s current price of $62.27, the dividend is 0.78%. This dividend’s record date is Oct 10, 2016 and the announcement date is Sep 28, 2016. The stock decreased 0.69% or $0.43 during the last trading session, hitting $62.27. WGL Holdings Inc (NYSE:WGL) has declined 9.08% since March 1, 2016 and is downtrending. It has underperformed by 18.32% the S&P500.

WGL Holdings, Inc. is a holding company. The company has a market cap of $3.18 billion. The Firm operates through four divisions. It has a 17.55 P/E ratio. The Regulated Utility segment consists of Washington Gas Light Company, which provides regulated gas distribution services to end use clients and natural gas transportation services to an unaffiliated natural gas distribution firm and Hampshire Gas Company, which provides regulated interstate natural gas storage services.

Insitutional Activity: The institutional sentiment increased to 1.09 in 2016 Q2. Its up 0.04, from 1.05 in 2016Q1. The ratio increased, as 20 funds sold all WGL Holdings Inc shares owned while 79 reduced positions. 25 funds bought stakes while 83 increased positions. They now own 34.12 million shares or 1.38% more from 33.66 million shares in 2016Q1.
Nuveen Asset Mngmt Lc has 249,022 shares for 0.11% of their US portfolio. Weaver C Barksdale And Inc owns 166 shares or 0.02% of their US portfolio. Virginia Retirement Systems Et Al last reported 0.01% of its portfolio in the stock. Blackrock Gp Ltd holds 0% or 38,641 shares in its portfolio. Voya Investment Mgmt Lc, a Georgia-based fund reported 20,642 shares. Commonwealth Of Pennsylvania School Empls Retrmt reported 9,689 shares or 0.01% of all its holdings. Jpmorgan Chase & accumulated 0% or 8,867 shares. Clinton Group last reported 0.05% of its portfolio in the stock. The California-based California State Teachers Retirement System has invested 0.02% in WGL Holdings Inc (NYSE:WGL). The New York-based Cornerstone Capital Mngmt Ltd has invested 0% in WGL Holdings Inc (NYSE:WGL). Regions Fin Corp accumulated 14,167 shares or 0.01% of the stock. Moreover, Davidson Garrard Inc has 0.07% invested in WGL Holdings Inc (NYSE:WGL) for 3,873 shares. State Street Corp holds 3.89 million shares or 0.03% of its portfolio. Amer Inc has invested 0% of its portfolio in WGL Holdings Inc (NYSE:WGL). Amp Capital Investors has 28,651 shares for 0.01% of their US portfolio.

Insider Transactions: Since May 16, 2016, the stock had 0 buys, and 1 sale for $58,037 net activity. $58,037 worth of shares were sold by Floyd Nancy C on Monday, May 16.

WGL Holdings Inc (NYSE:WGL) Ratings Coverage

Out of 2 analysts covering WGL Holdings (NYSE:WGL), 0 rate it a “Buy”, 0 “Sell”, while 2 “Hold”. This means 0 are positive. WGL Holdings has been the topic of 2 analyst reports since January 6, 2016 according to StockzIntelligence Inc. On Wednesday, January 6 the stock rating was initiated by Wells Fargo with “Market Perform”. The rating was initiated by BB&T Capital on Wednesday, March 30 with “Hold”.

More important recent WGL Holdings Inc (NYSE:WGL) news were published by: Forbes.com which released: “Ex-Dividend Reminder: American Eagle Outfitters, WGL Holdings and Bristol …” on October 03, 2016, also Nasdaq.com published article titled: “WGL Holdings Inc. Reveals 59% Gain In Q3 Earnings”, Businesswire.com published: “WGL Holdings, Inc. Reports First Quarter Fiscal Year 2016 Financial Results …” on February 05, 2016. More interesting news about WGL Holdings Inc (NYSE:WGL) was released by: Nasdaq.com and their article: “WGL Holdings Reaches Analyst Target Price” with publication date: September 23, 2016.

WGL Company Profile

WGL Holdings, Inc. (WGL), incorporated on March 9, 2005, is a holding company. The Company, through its subsidiaries, sells and delivers natural gas, and provides a range of energy-related services and products to clients in the District of Columbia and the surrounding metropolitan areas in Maryland and Virginia. The Firm operates through four divisions: Regulated Utility, Retail Energy-Marketing, Commercial Energy Systems and Midstream Energy Services. In addition to its primary markets, WGL’s non-utility subsidiaries provide customized energy solutions with business activities across the United States. The Company’s subsidiaries include Washington Gas Light Company (Washington Gas), Washington Gas Resources Corporation (Washington Gas Resources), Hampshire Gas Company (Hampshire) and Crab Run Gas Company (Crab Run). Washington Gas Resources’ subsidiaries include WGL Energy Services, Inc. (WGL Energy Services), WGL Energy Systems, Inc. (WGL Energy Systems), WGL Midstream, Inc. (WGL Midstream) and WGSW, Inc. (WGSW).

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