Public Service Enterprise Group Incorporated (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 05, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.36 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 28,
2013. Shareholders who purchased PEG stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
1.41% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current
stock price of $33.09, the dividend yield is 4.35%.
The previous trading day's last sale of PEG was $33.09,
representing a -10.57% decrease from the 52 week high of $37 and a
13.91% increase over the 52 week low of $29.05.
PEG is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes
companies such as Duke Energy Corporation (
) and Exelon Corporation (
). PEG's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.17. Zacks Investment Research reports PEG's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -1.6%, compared to an
industry average of 4.9%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
dates, visit the
Interested in gaining exposure to PEG through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have PEG as a top-10 holding:
- Ml Utilities Hldr1240 (UTHYL)
- First Trust Utilities AlphaDEX Fund (
- PowerShares S&P 500 High Dividend Portfolio (
- WisdomTree Dividend Ex-Financials Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is FXU with an increase of
12.85% over the last 100 days. UTHYL has the highest percent
weighting of PEG at 6.05%.