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Prudential Financial, Inc. (PRU) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 17, 2017

Prudential Financial, Inc. ( PRU ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 17, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.75 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 16, 2017. Shareholders who purchased PRU prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 7.14% increase over prior dividend payment.

The previous trading day's last sale of PRU was $111.79, representing a -0.17% decrease from the 52 week high of $111.98 and a 81.07% increase over the 52 week low of $61.74.

PRU is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as China Life Insurance Company Limited ( LFC ) and MetLife, Inc. ( MET ). PRU's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $9.69. Zacks Investment Research reports PRU's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as 14.44%, compared to an industry average of 7.8%.

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

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

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

  • Guggenheim S&P 500 Pure Value ETF ( RPV )
  • PowerShares S&P 500 High Beta Portfolio ( SPHB ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is SPHB with an increase of 18.68% over the last 100 days. RPV has the highest percent weighting of PRU at 1.62%.

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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