Pinnacle West Capital Corporation ( PNW ) will begin trading ex-dividend on January 30, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.655 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 01, 2017. Shareholders who purchased PNW prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 4.8% increase over prior dividend payment.
The previous trading day's last sale of PNW was $76.98, representing a -7.01% decrease from the 52 week high of $82.78 and a 22.54% increase over the 52 week low of $62.82.
PNW is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes companies such as NextEra Energy, Inc. ( NEE ) and Southern Company ( SO ). PNW's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.84. Zacks Investment Research reports PNW's forecasted earnings growth in 2016 as 1.32%, compared to an industry average of -2%.
Interested in gaining exposure to PNW through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have PNW as a top-10 holding:
- VanEck Vectors Uranium & Nuclear Energy ETF ( NLR )
- Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Utilities ETF ( RYU )
- SPDR Select Sector Fund - Utilities ( XLU )
- iShares Global Utilities ETF ( JXI ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is RYU with an decrease of -0.14% over the last 100 days. NLR has the highest percent weighting of PNW at 3.48%.