Dividends

Year Dividends Per Common Share Record Date Payment Date
  • 2014
      7 cents (US$0.07) September 15, 2014 September 30, 2014
      7 cents (US$0.07) June 13, 2014 June 30, 2014
      7 cents (US$0.07) March 14, 2014 March 31, 2014
  • 2013
      7 cents (US$0.07) December 13, 2013 December 31, 2013
      20 cents (US$0.20) September 13, 2013 September 30, 2013
      20 cents (US$0.20) June 14, 2013 June 28, 2013
      20 cents (US$0.20) March 15, 2013 March 28, 2013
  • 2012
      20 cents (US$0.20) December 14, 2012 December 31, 2012
      20 cents (US$0.20) September 14, 2012 September 28, 2012
      20 cents (US$0.20) June 15, 2012 June 29, 2012
      20 cents (US$0.20) March 15, 2012 March 30, 2012
  • 2011
      20 cents (US$0.20) December 15, 2011 December 30, 2011
      20 cents (US$0.20) September 15, 2011 September 30, 2011
      20 cents (US$0.20) June 15, 2011 June 30, 2011
      20 cents (US$0.20) March 15, 2011 March 30, 2011
  • 2010
      20 cents (US$0.20) December 15, 2010 December 31, 2010
      20 cents (US$0.20) September 15, 2010 September 30, 2010
      20 cents (US$0.20) June 15, 2010 June 30, 2010
      20 cents (US$0.20) March 15, 2010 March 31, 2010
  • 2009
      40 cents (US$0.40)* December 21, 2009 December 31, 2009
      *this was equally apportioned between Encana and Cenovus
      40 cents (US$0.40) September 15, 2009 September 30, 2009
      40 cents (US$0.40) June 15, 2009 June 30, 2009
      40 cents (US$0.40) March 16, 2009 March 31, 2009
  • 2008
      40 cents (US$0.40) December 15, 2008 December 31, 2008
      40 cents (US$0.40) September 15, 2008 September 30, 2008
      40 cents (US$0.40) June 13, 2008 June 30, 2008
      40 cents (US$0.40) March 14, 2008 March 31, 2008
  • 2007
      20 cents (US$0.20) December 14, 2007 December 31, 2007
      20 cents (US$0.20) September 14, 2007 September 28, 2007
      20 cents (US$0.20) June 15, 2007 June 29, 2007
      20 cents (US$0.20) March 15, 2007  March 30, 2007
  • 2006
      10 cents (US$0.10) December 15, 2006 December 29, 2006
      10 cents (US$0.10) September 15, 2006  September 29, 2006
      10 cents (US$0.10) June 15, 2006  June 30, 2006
      7.5 cents (US$0.075) March 15, 2006 March 31, 2006
  • 2005
      7.5 cents (US$0.075) December 15, 2005 December 30, 2005
      7.5 cents (US$0.075) September 15, 2005  September 30, 2005 
      7.5 cents (US$0.075) (post-split) June 15, 2005  June 30, 2005 
      10 cents (US$0.10) March 15, 2005  March 31, 2005
  • 2004
      10 cents (US$0.10) December 15, 2004 December 31, 2004
      10 cents (US$0.10) September 15, 2004  September 30, 2004 
      10 cents (US$0.10) June 15, 2004  June 30, 2004 
      10 cents (US$0.10) March 15, 2004  March 31, 2004 
  • 2003
      10 cents (C$0.10) December 12, 2003 December 31, 2003
      10 cents (C$0.10) September 12, 2003  September 30, 2003 
      10 cents (C$0.10) June 13, 2003  June 30, 2003 
      10 cents (C$0.10) March 14, 2003  March 31, 2003
  • 2002
      10 cents (C$0.10) December 13, 2002 December 31, 2002
      10 cents (C$0.10) September 13, 2002  September 30, 2002 
      10 cents (C$0.10) June 14, 2002  June 28, 2002

U.S. Dollar Dividend Payments

Updated Information on Payment of Dividends
For Registered Shareholders

(For all accounts noted on the shareholder register maintained by CST Trust Company)

  • Canadian Addresses Dividends payable to shareholders (including individuals or intermediary accounts) with a "registered" address in Canada shall be converted into and paid in Canadian funds at the rate quoted for Canadian funds by the Bank of Canada at noon on the Record Date.
  • U.S. and other Addresses Dividends payable to all other "registered" shareholder addresses shall be paid in U.S. dollars.

For "Beneficial" Shareholders

(For shareholders whose shares are held via a broker or investment dealer who is a participant in either a Canadian or a U.S. Depository)

  • Participants in a Canadian Depository Dividends payable to a Canadian depository, such as CDS & Co., shall be converted into and paid in Canadian funds at the rate quoted for Canadian funds by the Bank of Canada at noon on the Record Date.
  • Participants in a U.S. Depository Dividends payable to a U.S. depository, such as Cede & Co., shall be paid in the declared currency of U.S. dollars.

Eligible Dividends for Canadian Tax Purposes

Encana Corporation hereby advises all shareholders that, effective from January 1, 2006, all dividends paid on its common shares will be designated as "eligible dividends" for Canadian income tax purposes.  This designation will apply until a notification of a change is posted on this website.

For more information regarding the designation of dividends, please refer to the Canada Revenue Agency release dated December 20, 2006. If you have any questions regarding the taxation of eligible dividends, please contact your local office of the Canada Revenue Agency.

1099-DIV information relating to the United States Jobs and Growth Tax Relief Reconciliation Act of 2003

If you are required to file a U.S. tax return please read the information below: In relation to the United States Jobs and Growth Tax Relief Reconciliation Act of 2003 it has been determined that Encana is a Qualified Foreign Corporation and 100% of our dividends will qualify for the new reduced rates. Beginning on May 6, 2003, qualified dividends will be subject to the same 5% or 15% maximum tax rate that applies to net capital gain. In order to qualify for the capital gains rates, a shareholder must own the stock for more than 60 days during the 120-day period beginning 60 days before the ex-dividend date. For more information on this act or the 1099-DIV form please visit http://www.irs.gov or contact an accountant or professional tax advisor.

Declarations of Dividends

The declaration and payment of dividends is at the discretion of the Encana Board which will consider earnings, capital requirements, the financial condition of Encana and other relevant factors.

ECA stock price

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NYSE $21.27 USD 0.063

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