Consolidated Edison Inc (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 12, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.63 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 15,
2014. Shareholders who purchased ED stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
2.44% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current
stock price of $57.41, the dividend yield is 4.39%.
The previous trading day's last sale of ED was $57.41,
representing a -8.11% decrease from the 52 week high of $62.48 and
a 9.92% increase over the 52 week low of $52.23.
ED is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes
companies such as Duke Energy Corporation (
) and Exelon Corporation (
). ED's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $3.6. Zacks Investment Research reports ED's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as -1.5%, compared to an
industry average of 2.9%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to ED through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have ED as a top-10 holding:
- SPDR S&P Dividend ETF (
- iShares MSCI USA Size Factor (
The top-performing ETF of this group is SIZE with an increase of
8.41% over the last 100 days. SDY has the highest percent weighting
of ED at 2.27%.