Exelon Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 14, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.31 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 10,
2014. Shareholders who purchased EXC stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 5th
quarter that EXC has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $35.4, the dividend yield is 3.5%.
The previous trading day's last sale of EXC was $35.4,
representing a -3.91% decrease from the 52 week high of $36.84 and
a 33.84% increase over the 52 week low of $26.45.
EXC is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes
companies such as Duke Energy Corporation (
) and Pacific Gas & Electric Co. (
). EXC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.11. Zacks Investment Research reports EXC's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as -4.83%, compared to an
industry average of 2%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to EXC through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have EXC as a top-10 holding:
- Select Sector SPDR Fund - Utilities (
- Market Vectors Wide Moat ETF (
- iShares S&P Global Nuclear Index Fund (
- iShares Dow Jones U.S. Utilities Index Fund (
- Market Vectors Uranium & Nuclear Energy ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is XLU with an increase of
11.03% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of EXC at 5.82%.