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Exelon Corporation (EXC) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 14, 2014

Exelon Corporation ( EXC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 14, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.31 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 10, 2014. Shareholders who purchased EXC stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 5th quarter that EXC has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $35.4, the dividend yield is 3.5%.

The previous trading day's last sale of EXC was $35.4, representing a -3.91% decrease from the 52 week high of $36.84 and a 33.84% increase over the 52 week low of $26.45.

EXC is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes companies such as Duke Energy Corporation ( DUK ) and Pacific Gas & Electric Co. ( PCG ). EXC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.11. Zacks Investment Research reports EXC's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as -4.83%, compared to an industry average of 2%.

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:

  • Select Sector SPDR Fund - Utilities ( XLU )
  • Market Vectors Wide Moat ETF ( MOAT )
  • iShares S&P Global Nuclear Index Fund ( NUCL )
  • iShares Dow Jones U.S. Utilities Index Fund ( IDU )
  • Market Vectors Uranium & Nuclear Energy ETF ( NLR ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is XLU with an increase of 11.03% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of EXC at 5.82%.

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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