Plum Creek Timber Company, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 14, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.44 per share is scheduled to be paid on
August 30, 2013. Shareholders who purchased PCL stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
represents an 4.76% increase over the same period a year ago. At
the current stock price of $47.18, the dividend yield is 3.73%.
The previous trading day's last sale of PCL was $47.18,
representing a -13.62% decrease from the 52 week high of $54.62 and
a 18.54% increase over the 52 week low of $39.80.
PCL is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes
companies such as Simon Property Group, Inc. (
) and Public Storage (
). PCL's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.48. Zacks Investment Research reports PCL's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 8.67%, compared to an
industry average of 20.6%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
dates, visit the
Interested in gaining exposure to PCL through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have PCL as a top-10 holding:
- iShares S&P Global Timber &Forestry Index Fund (
- Guggenheim Timber ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is CUT with an increase of
2.01% over the last 100 days. WOOD has the highest percent
weighting of PCL at 7.99%.