Edison International (EIX) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 27, 2014
Edison International ( EIX ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 27, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.355 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 30, 2014. Shareholders who purchased EIX stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 5.19% increase over the same period a year ago.
The previous trading day's last sale of EIX was $54.36, representing a -0.29% decrease from the 52 week high of $54.52 and a 22.82% increase over the 52 week low of $44.26.
EIX is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes companies such as NextEra Energy, Inc. ( NEE ) and Dominion Resources, Inc. ( D ). EIX's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.79. Zacks Investment Research reports EIX's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as -5.15%, compared to an industry average of 1.1%.
Interested in gaining exposure to EIX through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have EIX as a top-10 holding:
- First Trust Utilities AlphaDEX Fund ( FXU ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is FXU with an increase of 4.16% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of EIX at 4.2%.