Prudential Financial, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 22, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.53 per share is scheduled to be paid on
December 19, 2013. Shareholders who purchased PRU stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This represents an 32.5% increase over the prior quarter. At the
current stock price of $88.89, the dividend yield is 2.38%.
The previous trading day's last sale of PRU was $88.89,
representing a -1.19% decrease from the 52 week high of $89.96 and
a 76.72% increase over the 52 week low of $50.30.
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 -$1.07. Zacks Investment Research reports PRU's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 53.88%, compared to an
industry average of 16.2%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to PRU through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have PRU as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares KBW Insurance Portfoliio ETF (
- iShares U.S. Insurance ETF (
- PowerShares Dynamic Financial (
- FlexShares International Quality Dividend Dynamic Index Fund
The top-performing ETF of this group is KBWI with an increase of
18.83% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of PRU at 6.53%.