Portland General Electric Company (
) 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. (
) and Dominion Resources, Inc. (
). 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%.
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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 (
- WisdomTree Trust SmallCap Dividend Fund (
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%.