Dividends

Year Dividends Per Common Share Record Date Payment Date
  • 2019
      1.875 cents (US$0.01875) June 14, 2019 June 28, 2019
      1.875 cents (US$0.01875) March 15, 2019 March 29, 2019
  • 2018
      1.5 cents (US$0.015) December 14, 2018 December 31, 2018
      1.5 cents (US$0.015) September 14, 2018 September 28, 2018
      1.5 cents (US$0.015) June 15, 2018 June 29, 2018
      1.5 cents (US$0.015) March 15, 2018 March 29, 2018
  • 2017
      1.5 cents (US$0.015) December 15, 2017 December 29, 2017
      1.5 cents (US$0.015) September 15, 2017 September 29, 2017
      1.5 cents (US$0.015) June 15, 2017 June 30, 2017
      1.5 cents (US$0.015) March 15, 2017 March 31, 2017
  • 2016
      1.5 cents (US$0.015) December 15, 2016 December 30, 2016
      1.5 cents (US$0.015) September 15, 2016 September 30, 2016
      1.5 cents (US$0.015) June 15, 2016 June 30, 2016
      1.5 cents (US$0.015) March 15, 2016 March 31, 2016
  • 2015
      7 cents (US$0.07) December 15, 2015 December 31, 2015
      7 cents (US$0.07) September 15, 2015 September 30, 2015
      7 cents (US$0.07) June 13, 2015 June 30, 2015
      7 cents (US$0.07) March 13, 2015 March 31, 2015
  • 2014
      7 cents (US$0.07) December 15, 2014 December 31, 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

U.S. Dollar Dividend Payments

Updated Information on Payment of Dividends
For Registered Shareholders

(For all accounts noted on the shareholder register maintained by AST 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 daily average exchange rate quoted for Canadian funds by the Bank of Canada 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 daily average exchange rate quoted for Canadian funds by the Bank of Canada 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 (or the Canadian Equivalent NR-4) Information for Shareholders Filing a U.S. Income Tax Return

Encana expects that its dividends will constitute "qualified dividend income" for non-corporate U.S. holders, including individual U.S. holders, taxable at the lower applicable capital gains rate, provided that certain holding period requirements are met. For more information, 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 $6.65 USD -0.15

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