Prudential Financial, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 24, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.4 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 20, 2013.
Shareholders who purchased PRU stock prior to the ex-dividend date
are eligible for the cash dividend payment. At the current stock
price of $67.45, the dividend yield is 2.37%.
The previous trading day's last sale of PRU was $67.45,
representing a -2.78% decrease from the 52 week high of $69.38 and
a 51.68% increase over the 52 week low of $44.47.
PRU is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies
such as China Life Insurance Company Limited (
) and MetLife, Inc. (
). PRU's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.2. Zacks Investment Research reports PRU's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 32.3%, compared to an
industry average of 11.6%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
dates, visit the
Interested in gaining exposure to PRU through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have PRU as a top-10 holding:
- iShares Dow Jones U.S. Insurance Index Fund (
- PowerShares KBW Insurance Portfoliio ETF (
- RevenueShares Financials Sector (
- SPDR S&P Insurance ETF (
- PowerShares Dynamic LargeCap Value (
The top-performing ETF of this group is KBWI with an increase of
42.27% over the last 100 days. IAK has the highest percent
weighting of PRU at 5.69%.