Public Service Enterprise Group Incorporated (PEG) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for September 07, 2017
Public Service Enterprise Group Incorporated ( PEG ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 07, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.43 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 29, 2017. Shareholders who purchased PEG prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that PEG has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $46.37, the dividend yield is 3.71%.
The previous trading day's last sale of PEG was $46.37, representing a -2.32% decrease from the 52 week high of $47.47 and a 18.05% increase over the 52 week low of $39.28.
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 $.89. Zacks Investment Research reports PEG's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as .17%, compared to an industry average of 4.6%.
Interested in gaining exposure to PEG through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have PEG as a top-10 holding:
- VanEck Vectors Uranium & Nuclear Energy ETF ( NLR )
- John Hancock Multifactor Utilities ETF ( JHMU )
- First Trust North American Energy Infrastructure Fund ( EMLP )
- PowerShares Russell Midcap Pure Value Portfolio ( PXMV )
- JPMorgan Diversified Return U.S. Mid Cap Equity ETF ( JPME ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is JHMU with an increase of 6.73% over the last 100 days. NLR has the highest percent weighting of PEG at 5.69%.