PEPCO Holdings, Inc. (POM) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for September 06, 2013
PEPCO Holdings, Inc. ( POM ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 06, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.27 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 30, 2013. Shareholders who purchased POM stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 23rd quarter that POM has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $18.53, the dividend yield is 5.83%.
The previous trading day's last sale of POM was $18.53, representing a -18.44% decrease from the 52 week high of $22.72 and a 0.6% increase over the 52 week low of $18.42.
POM is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes companies such as Duke Energy Corporation ( DUK ) and Exelon Corporation ( EXC ). POM's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$.98. Zacks Investment Research reports POM's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -7.37%, compared to an industry average of 1.3%.