Consolidated Edison Inc (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 10, 2014. A cash
dividend payment of $0.63 per share is scheduled to be paid on
March 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 prior quarter.
The previous trading day's last sale of ED was $53.8,
representing a -15.97% decrease from the 52 week high of $64.03 and
a 1.8% increase over the 52 week low of $52.85.
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 $3.51. Zacks Investment Research reports ED's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as .36%, compared to an industry
average of -2.6%.
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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:
- Vanguard Utilities ETF (
- SPDR S&P Dividend ETF (
- iShares MSCI USA Size Factor (
The top-performing ETF of this group is SIZE with an increase of
5.21% over the last 100 days. VPU has the highest percent weighting
of ED at 2.79%.