Potomac Electric Power Company (
) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 06, 2012 and a cash
dividend payment of $0.27 per share scheduled for December 31,
2012. Shareholders who purchased POM stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the
20th quarter that POM has paid the same dividend. At the current
stock price of $19.7, the dividend yield is 5.48%.
The previous trading day's last sale of POM was $19.7,
representing a -4.55% decrease from the 52 week high of $20.64 and
a 8.6% increase over the 52 week low of $18.14.
POM is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes
companies such as Duke Energy Corporation (
) and Exelon Corporation (
). POM's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.14. Zacks Investment Research reports POM's
forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as -3.68%, compared to an
industry average of -1.3%.
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