Exelon Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 14, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.525 per share is scheduled to be paid on
March 08, 2013. Shareholders who purchased EXC stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
marks the 3rd quarter that EXC has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of EXC was $31.42,
representing a -21.35% decrease from the 52 week high of $39.95 and
a 10.63% increase over the 52 week low of $28.40.
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 $1.4. Zacks Investment Research reports EXC's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -12.19%, compared to an
industry average of 3.7%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
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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:
- Market Vectors Uranium & Nuclear Energy ETF (
- Select Sector SPDR Fund - Utilities (
- Vanguard Utilities ETF (
- Market Vectors Wide Moat ETF (
- Ml Utilities Hldr1240 (UTHYL).
The top-performing ETF of this group is MOAT with an increase of
11% over the last 100 days. NLR has the highest percent weighting
of EXC at 7.46%.