Dominion Resources, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 05, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.5625 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 20,
2013. Shareholders who purchased D stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
6.64% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current
stock price of $55.55, the dividend yield is 4.05%.
The previous trading day's last sale of D was $55.55,
representing a -10.19% decrease from the 52 week high of $61.85 and
a 13.51% increase over the 52 week low of $48.94.
D is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes
companies such as Southern Company (
) and NextEra Energy, Inc. (
). D's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.01. Zacks Investment Research reports D's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 10.14%, compared to an
industry average of 4.9%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
dates, visit the
Interested in gaining exposure to D through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have D as a top-10 holding:
- Select Sector SPDR Fund - Utilities (
- Vanguard Utilities ETF (
- iShares Dow Jones U.S. Utilities Index Fund (
- iShares S&P Global Utilities Sector Index Fund (
- Ml Utilities Hldr1240 (UTHYL).
The top-performing ETF of this group is VPU with an increase of
8.21% over the last 100 days. XLU has the highest percent weighting
of D at 6.94%.