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PPL Corporation (PPL) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for September 07, 2016

PPL Corporation ( PPL ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 07, 2016. A cash dividend payment of $0.38 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 03, 2016. Shareholders who purchased PPL prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that PPL has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $35.03, the dividend yield is 4.34%.

The previous trading day's last sale of PPL was $35.03, representing a -12.25% decrease from the 52 week high of $39.92 and a 20.06% increase over the 52 week low of $29.18.

PPL is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes companies such as NextEra Energy, Inc. ( NEE ) and Southern Company ( SO ). PPL's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.59. Zacks Investment Research reports PPL's forecasted earnings growth in 2016 as 5.88%, compared to an industry average of -1.9%.

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

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

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

  • iShares U.S. Utilities ETF ( IDU )
  • Vanguard Utilities ETF - DNQ ( VPU ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is VPU with an increase of 2.49% over the last 100 days. IDU has the highest percent weighting of PPL at 3.25%.

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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