On 1/27/17, PG&E Corp.'s 5% Redeemable 1st Preferred Series A (Symbol: PCG.PRE) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.3125, payable on 2/15/17. As a percentage of PCG.PRE's recent share price of $26.60, this dividend works out to approximately 1.17%, so look for shares of PCG.PRE to trade 1.17% lower - all else being equal - when PCG.PRE shares open for trading on 1/27/17. On an annualized basis, the current yield is approximately 4.70%, which compares to an average yield of 4.96% in the "Utilities" preferred stock category, according to Preferred Stock Channel . The chart below shows the one year performance of PCG.PRE shares, versus PCG:
Below is a dividend history chart for PCG.PRE, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.3125 on PG&E Corp.'s 5% Redeemable 1st Preferred Series A:
According to the ETF Finder at ETF Channel, PG&E Corp. (Symbol: PCG) makes up 7.10% of the Uranium+Nuclear Energy ETF ( NLR ) which is trading lower by about 0.2% on the day Wednesday.
In Wednesday trading, PG&E Corp.'s 5% Redeemable 1st Preferred Series A (Symbol: PCG.PRE) is currently trading flat on the day, while the common shares (Symbol: PCG) are off about 0.2%.
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