Public Service Enterprise Group Incorporated (PEG) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 07, 2017

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Public Service Enterprise Group Incorporated ( PEG ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 07, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.43 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 29, 2017. Shareholders who purchased PEG prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that PEG has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $52.68, the dividend yield is 3.26%.

The previous trading day's last sale of PEG was $52.68, representing a -1.13% decrease from the 52 week high of $53.28 and a 28.05% increase over the 52 week low of $41.14.

PEG is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes companies such as Duke Energy Corporation ( DUK ) and Exelon Corporation ( EXC ). PEG's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.03. Zacks Investment Research reports PEG's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as .55%, compared to an industry average of 2.5%.

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

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

  • John Hancock Multifactor Utilities ETF ( JHMU )
  • iShares Trust ( UTLF )
  • SPDR Select Sector Fund - Utilities ( XLU )
  • iShares U.S. Utilities ETF ( IDU )
  • Vanguard Utilities ETF ( VPU ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is VPU with an increase of 7.05% over the last 100 days. JHMU has the highest percent weighting of PEG at 5.02%.

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