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Principal Financial Group Inc (PFG) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 01, 2019

Principal Financial Group Inc ( PFG ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 01, 2019. A cash dividend payment of $0.54 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 29, 2019. Shareholders who purchased PFG prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 5.88% increase over prior dividend payment.

The previous trading day's last sale of PFG was $52.42, representing a -18.31% decrease from the 52 week high of $64.17 and a 29.69% increase over the 52 week low of $40.42.

PFG is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Aflac Incorporated ( AFL ) and Unum Group ( UNM ). PFG's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $5.36. Zacks Investment Research reports PFG's forecasted earnings growth in 2019 as -1.13%, compared to an industry average of -2.4%.

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

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

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

  • ALPS Sector Dividend Dogs ETF ( SDOG )
  • SPDR S&P Insurance ETF ( KIE )
  • NuShares Enhanced Yield US Aggregate Bond ETF ( NUMV )
  • Invesco S&P 500 Equal Weight Financial ETF ( RYF )
  • Columbia Sustainable U.S. Equity Income ETF ( ESGS ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is KIE with an decrease of -1.06% over the last 100 days. SDOG has the highest percent weighting of PFG at 231%.

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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