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Exelon Corporation (EXC) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 10, 2016

Exelon Corporation ( EXC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 10, 2016. A cash dividend payment of $0.31 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 10, 2016. Shareholders who purchased EXC prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 12th quarter that EXC has paid the same dividend.

The previous trading day's last sale of EXC was $32.36, representing a -7.81% decrease from the 52 week high of $35.10 and a 28.98% increase over the 52 week low of $25.09.

EXC is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes companies such as Duke Energy Corporation ( DUK ) and Exelon Corporation ( EXCU ). EXC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.25. Zacks Investment Research reports EXC's forecasted earnings growth in 2016 as 1.15%, compared to an industry average of 1.9%.

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:

  • SPDR Select Sector Fund - Utilities ( XLU )
  • Vanguard Utilities ETF - DNQ ( VPU )
  • iShares U.S. Utilities ETF ( IDU )
  • Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Utilities ETF ( RYU )
  • Guggenheim Insider ETF ( NFO ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is VPU with an increase of 11.2% over the last 100 days. XLU has the highest percent weighting of EXC at 4.75%.

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


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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