Edison International (
) 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. (
) and NextEra Energy, Inc. (
). 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%.
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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 (
- Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Utilities ETF (
- Guggenheim Mid-Cap Core ETF (
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%.