Portland General Electric Company (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 21, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.27 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 15,
2013. Shareholders who purchased POR stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th
quarter that POR has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of POR was $29.81,
representing a -2.36% decrease from the 52 week high of $30.53 and
a 22.93% increase over the 52 week low of $24.25.
POR is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes
companies such as Southern Company (
) and Dominion Resources, Inc. (
). POR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.87. Zacks Investment Research reports POR's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 2.81%, compared to an
industry average of 4.4%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
dates, visit the
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 (
The top-performing ETF of this group is SMLV with an decrease of
0% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of POR at 1.99%.