Portland General Electric Company (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 23, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.275 per share is scheduled to be paid on
October 15, 2013. Shareholders who purchased POR stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
represents an 1.85% increase over the same period a year ago. At
the current stock price of $28.94, the dividend yield is 3.8%.
The previous trading day's last sale of POR was $28.94,
representing a -12.99% decrease from the 52 week high of $33.26 and
a 16.41% increase over the 52 week low of $24.86.
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 $1.24. Zacks Investment Research reports POR's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -30.75%, compared to an
industry average of 1.1%.
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