Exelon Corporation(EXC) is having a Dividend Yield of 3.72% with the Annual cash Dividend per share of $1.26. The last quarter cash dividend per share pay out was $0.32. Exelon Corporation has a 5 year average dividend yield of 4.38% and the stock has a Indicated annual dividend of $1.31. Exelon Corporation(EXC) formally announced its most recent dividend on January 31, 2017 with a Dividend per share of $0.33. The new indicated annual dividend based on announced dividend per share is $1.31. The dividend yield based on the forward looking indicated annual dividend is 3.72%. Exelon Corporation(EXC) has the most recent dividend payout ratio of 0.47 with a 5-year average payout ratio of 0.54. The 5 year historical dividend growth of Exelon Corporation(EXC) is at the rate of -10.86% while the R-Squared dividend growth is 0.54. If the value of R-Square is close to one, it indicates a perfect fit and the higher value conforms to the regression line while data close to zero indicates the opposite.
Exelon Corporation (NYSE:EXC) rose 0.57% or 0.2 points on Thursday and made its way into the gainers of the day. After trading began at $35.22 the stock was seen hitting $35.44 as a peak level and $35.13 as the lowest level. The stock ended up at $35.42. The daily volume was measured at 3,519,095 shares. The 52-week high of the share price is $37.7 and the 52-week low is $29.82. The company has a market cap of $32,820 million. Shares of Exelon Corporation rose by 2.6% in the last five trading days and 0.13% for the last 4 weeks. Exelon Corporation is up 11.49% in the last 3-month period. Year-to-Date the stock performance stands at 0.75%.
Currently the company Insiders own 0.8% of Exelon Corporation shares according to the proxy statements. In the past twelve weeks, the net percent change held by company insiders has changed by -15.28% . Institutional Investors own 75.83% of Exelon Corporation shares. During last six month period, the net percent change held by insiders has seen a change of -15.86%. Company has reported several Insider transactions to the SEC, on Sep 22, 2016, Calvin Jr Butler (CEO, BGE) sold 6,403 shares at 35.00 per share price.On Jul 18, 2016, Kenneth W. Cornew (Sr. EVP, Pres & CEO Generation) sold 30,000 shares at 36.47 per share price.On Feb 5, 2016, Duane M Desparte (SVP and Controller) sold 3,000 shares at 32.36 per share price.
Several Stock Research Financial Advisors from Investment Banking firms have advised their client and investors on the stock.Exelon Corporation was Upgraded by KeyBanc Capital Mkts to Overweight on Feb 14, 2017. Exelon Corporation was Initiated by Credit Suisse to Outperform on Jan 25, 2017.
Exelon Corporation Last issued its quarterly earnings results on Feb 8, 2017. The company reported $0.44 EPS for the quarter, missing the analyst consensus estimate by $ -0.02. Analyst had a consensus of $0.46. The company had revenue of $8052.00 million for the quarter, compared to analysts expectations of $7914.36 million. The companys revenue was up 20.5% compared to the same quarter last year. During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $0.38 EPS.
Exelon Corporation is a utility holding company. Its subsidiaries are engaged principally in the production, purchase, transmission, distribution and sale of electricity to residential, commercial, industrial and wholesale customers and the distribution and sale of natural gas to residential, commercial and industrial customers. Exelon is a bold, creative, accountable and committed company, with employees dedicated in their efforts to set the standards for the utility services industry.