Dominion Resources, Inc. (D) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for September 04, 2013

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Dominion Resources, Inc. ( D ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 04, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.5625 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 20, 2013. Shareholders who purchased D stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that D has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $58.35, the dividend yield is 3.86%.

The previous trading day's last sale of D was $58.35, representing a -5.66% decrease from the 52 week high of $61.85 and a 19.23% 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 ( SO ) and NextEra Energy, Inc. ( NEE ). D's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.91. Zacks Investment Research reports D's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 9.66%, compared to an industry average of 1.3%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the D Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to D through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have D as a top-10 holding:

  • iShares S&P Global Nuclear Index Fund ( NUCL )
  • Select Sector SPDR Fund - Utilities ( XLU )
  • iShares Dow Jones U.S. Utilities Index Fund ( IDU )
  • Vanguard Utilities ETF ( VPU )
  • First Trust North American Energy Infrastructure Fund ( EMLP ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is NUCL with an increase of 3.94% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of D at 7.77%.



The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc.



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Referenced Stocks: D , EMLP , IDU , NEE , NUCL , SO , VPU , XLU

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