Pinnacle West Capital Corporation ( PNW ) will begin trading ex-dividend on July 30, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.5675 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 02, 2014. Shareholders who purchased PNW stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that PNW has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $57.1, the dividend yield is 3.98%.
The previous trading day's last sale of PNW was $57.1, representing a -4.8% decrease from the 52 week high of $59.98 and a 11.63% increase over the 52 week low of $51.15.
PNW is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes companies such as NextEra Energy, Inc. ( NEE ) and Dominion Resources, Inc. ( D ). PNW's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.58. Zacks Investment Research reports PNW's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 1.21%, compared to an industry average of 1.2%.
Interested in gaining exposure to PNW through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have PNW as a top-10 holding:
- First Trust Utilities AlphaDEX Fund ( FXU ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is FXU with an increase of 9.36% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of PNW at 4.11%.