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Plum Creek Timber Company, Inc. (PCL) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 13, 2013

Plum Creek Timber Company, Inc. ( PCL ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 13, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.42 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 01, 2013. Shareholders who purchased PCL stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 24th quarter that PCL has paid the same dividend.

The previous trading day's last sale of PCL was $48.44, representing a -2.52% decrease from the 52 week high of $49.69 and a 36.73% increase over the 52 week low of $35.43.

PCL is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Simon Property Group, Inc. ( SPG ) and American Tower Corporation (REIT) ( AMT ). PCL's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.25. Zacks Investment Research reports PCL's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 11.29%, compared to an industry average of 22.7%.

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

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

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

  • iShares S&P Global Timber &Forestry Index Fund ( WOOD )
  • Guggenheim Timber ETF ( CUT )
  • WisdomTree MidCap Dividend Fund ( DON ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is CUT with an increase of 15.41% over the last 100 days. WOOD has the highest percent weighting of PCL at 7.27%.

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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