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Plum Creek Timber Company, Inc. (PCL) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 14, 2014

Plum Creek Timber Company, Inc. ( PCL ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 14, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.44 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 30, 2014. Shareholders who purchased PCL stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 5th quarter that PCL has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $44.01, the dividend yield is 4%.

The previous trading day's last sale of PCL was $44.01, representing a -19.43% decrease from the 52 week high of $54.62 and a 8.48% increase over the 52 week low of $40.57.

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 $1.13. Zacks Investment Research reports PCL's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as .29%, compared to an industry average of 13.5%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the PCL Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

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 ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is WOOD with an increase of 2.34% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of PCL at 7.9%.

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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