Piedmont Natural Gas Company, Inc. (PNY) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for September 20, 2013

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Piedmont Natural Gas Company, Inc. ( PNY ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 20, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.31 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 15, 2013. Shareholders who purchased PNY stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that PNY has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $33.58, the dividend yield is 3.69%.

The previous trading day's last sale of PNY was $33.58, representing a -5.5% decrease from the 52 week high of $35.53 and a 17.78% increase over the 52 week low of $28.51.

PNY is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes companies such as Ultrapar Participacoes S.A. ( UGP ) and Cheniere Energy Partners, LP ( CQP ). PNY's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.86. Zacks Investment Research reports PNY's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 5.27%, compared to an industry average of 10.8%.

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

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

  • PowerShares Exchange-Traded Fund Trust II PowerShares S&P Smal ( PSCU )
  • Vanguard S&P Small-Cap 600 Value ETF ( VIOV )
  • SPDR S&P 600 Small Cap Value ETF (based on S&P SmallCap Value ( SLYV )
  • iShares Small Cap 600/BARRA Value Index Fund ( IJS ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is VIOV with an increase of 15.58% over the last 100 days. PSCU has the highest percent weighting of PNY at 10.13%.



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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