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Public Service Enterprise Group Incorporated (PEG) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for June 04, 2014

Public Service Enterprise Group Incorporated ( PEG ) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 04, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.37 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 30, 2014. Shareholders who purchased PEG stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 2.78% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current stock price of $39.11, the dividend yield is 3.78%.

The previous trading day's last sale of PEG was $39.11, representing a -5.49% decrease from the 52 week high of $41.38 and a 26.06% increase over the 52 week low of $31.03.

PEG is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes companies such as Duke Energy Corporation ( DUK ) and Exelon Corporation ( EXC ). PEG's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.58. Zacks Investment Research reports PEG's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 6.33%, compared to an industry average of 1.3%.

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

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

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

  • Market Vectors Uranium & Nuclear Energy ETF ( NLR )
  • Select Sector SPDR Fund - Utilities ( XLU )
  • Vanguard Utilities ETF ( VPU )
  • First Trust Value Line Dividend Index Fund ( FVD )
  • ProShares Ultra Utilities ( UPW ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is UPW with an increase of 29.08% over the last 100 days. NLR has the highest percent weighting of PEG at 4.04%.

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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