Enerplus Announces Cash Dividend for January 2014

CALGARY, Dec. 20, 2013 /CNW/ - Enerplus Corporation ("Enerplus") (TSX: ERF) 
(NYSE: ERF) announces that a cash dividend in the amount of CDN$0.09 per share 
will be payable on January 20, 2014 to all shareholders of record at the close 
of business on January 6, 2014. The ex-dividend date for this payment is 
January 2, 2014. 
The CDN$0.09 per share dividend is equivalent to approximately US$0.084 per 
share if converted using the current Canadian/US dollar exchange rate of 
0.9367. The U.S. dollar equivalent dividend will be based upon the actual 
Canadian/US exchange rate applied on the payment date and will be net of any 
Canadian withholding taxes that may be applicable. 
The dividend paid by Enerplus is considered an "eligible dividend" for 
Canadian tax purposes. For U.S. income tax purposes, Enerplus' dividends are 
considered "qualified dividends". 
Ian C. Dundas
President & Chief Executive Officer
Enerplus Corporation 
Except for the historical and present factual information contained herein, 
the matters set forth in this news release, including words such as "expects", 
"projects", "plans" and similar expressions, are forward-looking information 
that represents management of Enerplus' internal projections, expectations or 
beliefs concerning, among other things, future operating results and various 
components thereof or the economic performance of Enerplus. The projections, 
estimates and beliefs contained in such forward-looking statements necessarily 
involve known and unknown risks and uncertainties, which may cause Enerplus' 
actual performance and financial results in future periods to differ 
materially from any projections of future performance or results expressed or 
implied by such forward-looking statements. These risks and uncertainties 
include, among other things, those described in Enerplus' filings with the 
Canadian and U.S. securities authorities. Accordingly, holders of Enerplus 
shares and potential investors are cautioned that events or circumstances 
could cause results to differ materially from those predicted.

SOURCE  Enerplus Corporation 
For further information, including financial and operating results and  our 
most recent corporate presentation, please visit our website 
atwww.enerplus.com, or phone 1-800-319-6462. 
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