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PEPCO Holdings, Inc. (POM) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 07, 2013

PEPCO Holdings, Inc. ( POM ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 07, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.27 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 28, 2013. Shareholders who purchased POM stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 21st quarter that POM has paid the same dividend.

The previous trading day's last sale of POM was $20.68, representing a -0.82% decrease from the 52 week high of $20.85 and a 14% increase over the 52 week low of $18.14.

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 $1.24. Zacks Investment Research reports POM's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 2.57%, compared to an industry average of 5.9%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the POM Dividend History page.

Interested in gaining exposure to POM through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?

The following ETF(s) have POM as a top-10 holding:

  • First Trust Utilities AlphaDEX Fund ( FXU )
  • PowerShares S&P 500 High Dividend Portfolio ( SPHD ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is FXU with an decrease of -2.23% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of POM at 3.28%.

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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