Exelon Corporation (EXC) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 14, 2019

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Exelon Corporation ( EXC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 14, 2019. A cash dividend payment of $0.363 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 10, 2019. Shareholders who purchased EXC prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 5.22% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $49.33, the dividend yield is 2.94%.

The previous trading day's last sale of EXC was $49.33, representing a -3.33% decrease from the 52 week high of $51.03 and a 26.15% increase over the 52 week low of $39.11.

EXC is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes companies such as Duke Energy Corporation ( DUK ) and Public Service Enterprise Group Incorporated ( PEG ). EXC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.41. Zacks Investment Research reports EXC's forecasted earnings growth in 2019 as .6%, compared to an industry average of -2.8%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the EXC Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to EXC through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have EXC as a top-10 holding:

  • VanEck Vectors Uranium & Nuclear Energy ETF ( NLR )
  • SPDR Select Sector Fund - Utilities ( XLU )
  • John Hancock Multifactor Utilities ETF ( JHMU )
  • iShares U.S. Utilities ETF ( IDU )
  • Vanguard Utilities ETF ( VPU ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is VPU with an increase of 2.95% over the last 100 days. NLR has the highest percent weighting of EXC at 7.37%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

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