Portland General Electric Company (POR) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for June 23, 2014


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Portland General Electric Company ( POR ) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 23, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.28 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 15, 2014. Shareholders who purchased POR stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 1.82% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $33.78, the dividend yield is 3.32%.

The previous trading day's last sale of POR was $33.78, representing a -0.41% decrease from the 52 week high of $33.92 and a 22.52% increase over the 52 week low of $27.57.

POR is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes companies such as NextEra Energy, Inc. ( NEE ) and Dominion Resources, Inc. ( D ). POR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.43. Zacks Investment Research reports POR's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 4.6%, compared to an industry average of 1.3%.

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

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

  • SPDR Russell 2000 Low Volatility ( SMLV )
  • WisdomTree Trust SmallCap Dividend Fund ( DES ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is DES with an increase of 6.86% over the last 100 days. SMLV has the highest percent weighting of POR at 1.9%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

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