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Prudential Financial, Inc. (PRU) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 24, 2013

Prudential Financial, Inc. ( PRU ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 24, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.4 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 20, 2013. Shareholders who purchased PRU stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. At the current stock price of $67.45, the dividend yield is 2.37%.

The previous trading day's last sale of PRU was $67.45, representing a -2.78% decrease from the 52 week high of $69.38 and a 51.68% increase over the 52 week low of $44.47.

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 $1.2. Zacks Investment Research reports PRU's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 32.3%, compared to an industry average of 11.6%.

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

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

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

  • iShares Dow Jones U.S. Insurance Index Fund ( IAK )
  • PowerShares KBW Insurance Portfoliio ETF ( KBWI )
  • RevenueShares Financials Sector ( RWW )
  • SPDR S&P Insurance ETF ( KIE )
  • PowerShares Dynamic LargeCap Value ( PWV ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is KBWI with an increase of 42.27% over the last 100 days. IAK has the highest percent weighting of PRU at 5.69%.

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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