PEPCO Holdings, Inc. (POM) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 07, 2013

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PEPCO Holdings, Inc. ( POM ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 07, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.27 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 28, 2013. Shareholders who purchased POM stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 21st quarter that POM has paid the same dividend.

The previous trading day's last sale of POM was $20.68, representing a -0.82% decrease from the 52 week high of $20.85 and a 14% increase over the 52 week low of $18.14.

POM is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes companies such as Duke Energy Corporation ( DUK ) and Exelon Corporation ( EXC ). POM's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.24. Zacks Investment Research reports POM's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 2.57%, compared to an industry average of 5.9%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the POM Dividend History page.

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

  • First Trust Utilities AlphaDEX Fund ( FXU )
  • PowerShares S&P 500 High Dividend Portfolio ( SPHD ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is FXU with an decrease of -2.23% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of POM at 3.28%.



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: DUK , EXC , FXU , POM , SPHD

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