Edison International (EIX) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 27, 2013


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Edison International ( EIX ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 27, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.355 per share is scheduled to be paid on January 31, 2014. Shareholders who purchased EIX stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 5.19% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $46.53, the dividend yield is 3.05%.

The previous trading day's last sale of EIX was $46.53, representing a -14.14% decrease from the 52 week high of $54.19 and a 5.13% increase over the 52 week low of $44.26.

EIX is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes companies such as Dominion Resources, Inc. ( D ) and NextEra Energy, Inc. ( NEE ). EIX's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.23. Zacks Investment Research reports EIX's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -6.88%, compared to an industry average of .3%.

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

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

  • First Trust Utilities AlphaDEX Fund ( FXU )
  • Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Utilities ETF ( RYU )
  • Guggenheim Mid-Cap Core ETF ( CZA ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is CZA with an increase of 7.04% over the last 100 days. FXU has the highest percent weighting of EIX at 3.77%.

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

This article appears in: News Headlines Stocks
Referenced Stocks: CZA , D , EIX , FXU , NEE , RYU

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