PowerShares Preferred Portfolio(ETF) Stock Price, News & Analysis (NYSEARCA:PGX)

$14.41 +0.04 (+0.28 %)
(As of 02/21/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$14.37
Today's Range$14.37 - $14.45
52-Week Range$14.10 - $15.20
Volume1.64 million shs
Average Volume3.01 million shs
Market Capitalization$5.26 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield5.82%
BetaN/A

About PowerShares Preferred Portfolio(ETF) (NYSEARCA:PGX)

The PowerShares Preferred Portfolio (Fund) is based on The BofA Merrill Lynch Core Fixed Rate Preferred Securities Index (Index). The Fund normally invest at least 90% of its total assets in securities that comprise the Index. The Index is designed to replicate the total return of a diversified group of investment-grade preferred securities. The Index is rebalanced on a monthly basis. The Fund seeks investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield (before fees and expenses) of a securities index. The Fund invests in sectors, such as basic materials, financial, utilities and unclassified. Invesco PowerShares Capital Management LLC. is the investment adviser.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry Investment Trusts
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorFinancials
SymbolNYSEARCA:PGX
CUSIPN/A
PhoneN/A

Debt

Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current RatioN/A
Quick RatioN/A

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E RatioN/A
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A
Price / SalesN/A
Cash FlowN/A
Price / CashN/A
Book ValueN/A
Price / BookN/A

Profitability

Trailing EPSN/A
Net IncomeN/A
Net MarginsN/A
Return on EquityN/A
Return on AssetsN/A

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares349,800,000

PowerShares Preferred Portfolio(ETF) (NYSEARCA:PGX) Frequently Asked Questions

What is PowerShares Preferred Portfolio(ETF)'s stock symbol?

PowerShares Preferred Portfolio(ETF) trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE)ARCA under the ticker symbol "PGX."

How often does PowerShares Preferred Portfolio(ETF) pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for PowerShares Preferred Portfolio(ETF)?

PowerShares Preferred Portfolio(ETF) announced a monthly dividend on Tuesday, February 20th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, February 21st will be given a dividend of $0.0694 per share on Wednesday, February 28th. This represents a $0.83 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 5.78%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, February 20th. This is an increase from PowerShares Preferred Portfolio(ETF)'s previous monthly dividend of $0.07. View PowerShares Preferred Portfolio(ETF)'s Dividend History.

Are investors shorting PowerShares Preferred Portfolio(ETF)?

PowerShares Preferred Portfolio(ETF) saw a decrease in short interest during the month of January. As of January 12th, there was short interest totalling 218,135 shares, a decrease of 75.3% from the December 29th total of 882,495 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 4,049,641 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 0.1 days.

Who are some of PowerShares Preferred Portfolio(ETF)'s key competitors?

Who owns PowerShares Preferred Portfolio(ETF) stock?

PowerShares Preferred Portfolio(ETF)'s stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Bank of Montreal Can (1.50%), LPL Financial LLC (1.09%), Creative Planning (0.76%), Huntington National Bank (0.69%), Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (0.41%) and First Allied Advisory Services Inc. (0.36%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for PowerShares Preferred Portfolio(ETF).

Who sold PowerShares Preferred Portfolio(ETF) stock? Who is selling PowerShares Preferred Portfolio(ETF) stock?

PowerShares Preferred Portfolio(ETF)'s stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Advisors Preferred LLC, Private Advisor Group LLC, Cetera Advisor Networks LLC, Greenwood Capital Associates LLC, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., Allegis Investment Advisors LLC, Cornerstone Financial Partners LLC and Millennium Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for PowerShares Preferred Portfolio(ETF).

Who bought PowerShares Preferred Portfolio(ETF) stock? Who is buying PowerShares Preferred Portfolio(ETF) stock?

PowerShares Preferred Portfolio(ETF)'s stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Columbus Macro LLC, Chessman Wealth Strategies RIA, LPL Financial LLC, Mutual of Omaha Bank Wealth Management, BB&T Securities LLC, SWS Partners, Creative Planning and Crewe Advisors LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for PowerShares Preferred Portfolio(ETF).

How do I buy PowerShares Preferred Portfolio(ETF) stock?

Shares of PowerShares Preferred Portfolio(ETF) can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is PowerShares Preferred Portfolio(ETF)'s stock price today?

One share of PowerShares Preferred Portfolio(ETF) stock can currently be purchased for approximately $14.41.

How big of a company is PowerShares Preferred Portfolio(ETF)?

PowerShares Preferred Portfolio(ETF) has a market capitalization of $5.26 billion.


MarketBeat Community Rating for PowerShares Preferred Portfolio(ETF) (PGX)

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  34 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  33 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  67
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Dividends

PowerShares Preferred Portfolio(ETF) (NYSEARCA:PGX) Dividend Information

Next Dividend:2/28/2018
Annual Dividend:$0.84
Dividend Yield:5.83%
Payout Ratio:
Dividend Payments by Quarter for PowerShares Preferred Portfolio(ETF) (NYSEARCA:PGX)

PowerShares Preferred Portfolio(ETF) (NYSEARCA:PGX) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
2/20/2018monthly$0.075.79%2/20/20182/21/20182/28/2018
1/22/2018monthly$0.075.58%1/22/20181/23/20181/31/2018
12/18/2017monthly$0.075.45%12/18/201712/19/201712/29/2017
11/20/2017monthly$0.075.46%11/20/201711/21/201711/30/2017
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

PowerShares Preferred Portfolio(ETF) (NYSEARCA PGX) News Headlines

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DateHeadline
PowerShares Preferred Portfolio(ETF) (PGX) to Issue Monthly Dividend of $0.07PowerShares Preferred Portfolio(ETF) (PGX) to Issue Monthly Dividend of $0.07
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 20 at 5:28 PM
Two Popular Factors, One ETFTwo Popular Factors, One ETF
finance.yahoo.com - February 15 at 5:27 PM
Weak Dollar, Inflation Stir Optimism For Commodities ETFsWeak Dollar, Inflation Stir Optimism For Commodities ETFs
finance.yahoo.com - February 8 at 8:04 AM
Short Interest in PowerShares Preferred Portfolio(ETF) (PGX) Drops By 75.3%Short Interest in PowerShares Preferred Portfolio(ETF) (PGX) Drops By 75.3%
www.americanbankingnews.com - February 1 at 2:46 AM
Top Preferred Stock ETFs for 2018Top Preferred Stock ETFs for 2018
finance.yahoo.com - January 29 at 8:36 AM
PowerShares Preferred Portfolio(ETF) (PGX) Declares Monthly Dividend of $0.07PowerShares Preferred Portfolio(ETF) (PGX) Declares Monthly Dividend of $0.07
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 22 at 5:50 PM
Short Interest in PowerShares Preferred Portfolio(ETF) (PGX) Declines By 43.7%Short Interest in PowerShares Preferred Portfolio(ETF) (PGX) Declines By 43.7%
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 18 at 1:30 AM
The 5 Worst ETFs of 2017The 5 Worst ETFs of 2017
finance.yahoo.com - January 10 at 10:19 AM
PowerShares Preferred Portfolio(ETF) (PGX) Short Interest Down 58.7% in NovemberPowerShares Preferred Portfolio(ETF) (PGX) Short Interest Down 58.7% in November
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 19 at 1:14 AM
PowerShares Preferred Portfolio(ETF) to Issue Monthly Dividend of $0.07 (PGX)PowerShares Preferred Portfolio(ETF) to Issue Monthly Dividend of $0.07 (PGX)
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 18 at 9:04 PM
PowerShares Preferred Portfolio(ETF) (PGX) Short Interest Up 518.5% in NovemberPowerShares Preferred Portfolio(ETF) (PGX) Short Interest Up 518.5% in November
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 30 at 1:08 AM
PowerShares Preferred Portfolio(ETF) (PGX) Plans $0.07 Monthly DividendPowerShares Preferred Portfolio(ETF) (PGX) Plans $0.07 Monthly Dividend
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 20 at 6:27 PM
PowerShares Preferred Portfolio(ETF) (PGX) Short Interest UpdatePowerShares Preferred Portfolio(ETF) (PGX) Short Interest Update
www.americanbankingnews.com - November 14 at 1:32 AM
VRP, GBF: Big ETF OutflowsVRP, GBF: Big ETF Outflows
www.nasdaq.com - November 9 at 11:33 AM
Biggest Broad Commodity Fund Attracts Most Inflows in 3 YearsBiggest Broad Commodity Fund Attracts Most Inflows in 3 Years
finance.yahoo.com - November 7 at 8:47 AM
PowerShares Becomes Latest Competitor In Plain Vanilla Fee WarPowerShares Becomes Latest Competitor In Plain Vanilla Fee War
finance.yahoo.com - September 25 at 5:07 PM
The Best And Worst Ways To Buy Preferred SharesThe Best And Worst Ways To Buy Preferred Shares
finance.yahoo.com - September 23 at 9:29 AM
Todays preferred stock ETF performanceToday's preferred stock ETF performance
seekingalpha.com - August 27 at 5:53 AM
Renewed Enthusiasm For Low Vol ETFsRenewed Enthusiasm For Low Vol ETFs
finance.yahoo.com - August 22 at 3:19 PM
PowerShares Likely to Acquire Guggenheim ETFsPowerShares Likely to Acquire Guggenheim ETFs
finance.yahoo.com - August 9 at 6:24 AM
This Last Safe 10% Bond Yield Wont Last Long - NasdaqThis Last Safe 10% Bond Yield Wont Last Long - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - August 4 at 7:01 AM
3 Rules For Navigating This Bond Bubble Safely - Forbes3 Rules For Navigating This Bond Bubble Safely - Forbes
www.forbes.com - August 4 at 7:01 AM
Are Strategic-Beta Bond Funds Smart Enough to Protect You in Market Crashes?Are Strategic-Beta Bond Funds Smart Enough to Protect You in Market Crashes?
finance.yahoo.com - August 4 at 7:01 AM
Will This New Restaurant ETF Be a Winner?Will This New Restaurant ETF Be a Winner?
finance.yahoo.com - August 1 at 2:13 AM
How This Small-Cap Tech ETF Topped Its Larger RivalsHow This Small-Cap Tech ETF Topped Its Larger Rivals
finance.yahoo.com - August 1 at 2:13 AM
PGX, PTH: Big ETF Inflows - NasdaqPGX, PTH: Big ETF Inflows - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - July 22 at 7:37 AM
PGX, PTH: Big ETF Inflows - NasdaqPGX, PTH: Big ETF Inflows - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - July 22 at 7:37 AM
2 New ETFs Offer Index Enhancements2 New ETFs Offer Index Enhancements
finance.yahoo.com - July 18 at 7:17 AM
PGX, OILD: Big ETF InflowsPGX, OILD: Big ETF Inflows
www.nasdaq.com - July 13 at 7:55 AM
US Dollar Reaching Exhaustion Point?US Dollar Reaching Exhaustion Point?
finance.yahoo.com - July 11 at 6:37 AM
VRP: A Floating Rate Preferred Fund For Volatile TimesVRP: A Floating Rate Preferred Fund For Volatile Times
seekingalpha.com - May 23 at 6:40 PM
Somethings Changing With This Preferred ETF (PGX) - InvestopediaSomething's Changing With This Preferred ETF (PGX) - Investopedia
www.investopedia.com - April 27 at 7:42 PM
PowerShares Financial Preferred Portfolio Breaks Above 200-Day Moving Average - Bullish for PGFPowerShares Financial Preferred Portfolio Breaks Above 200-Day Moving Average - Bullish for PGF
www.thestreet.com - April 3 at 6:36 PM
PowerShares Preferred Portfolio Breaks Above 200-Day Moving Average - Bullish for PGXPowerShares Preferred Portfolio Breaks Above 200-Day Moving Average - Bullish for PGX
www.nasdaq.com - April 3 at 6:36 PM
Preferred Stock ETFs Face a New Test – PFF PGX VRPPreferred Stock ETFs Face a New Test – PFF PGX VRP
investorplace.com - March 10 at 9:01 PM
Popular Preferred Share Funds Paying 4-5%: 1 to Buy, 2 to SellPopular Preferred Share Funds Paying 4-5%: 1 to Buy, 2 to Sell
www.nasdaq.com - March 7 at 7:06 PM
Spectrum Asset Management, Inc. (NB Buys iShares Core S&P Small-Cap, SPDR Select Sector ... - NasdaqSpectrum Asset Management, Inc. (NB Buys iShares Core S&P Small-Cap, SPDR Select Sector ... - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - February 4 at 7:15 PM
High Yield Investing: Two Term-Preferred Shares Offer Safety During Periods Of Rising Interest RatesHigh Yield Investing: Two Term-Preferred Shares Offer Safety During Periods Of Rising Interest Rates
seekingalpha.com - January 28 at 7:21 PM
Secret Weapon for Yield: Preferred StocksSecret Weapon for Yield: Preferred Stocks
www.wsj.com - January 10 at 12:55 AM
The Best 7%+ Dividends For 2017 - ForbesThe Best 7%+ Dividends For 2017 - Forbes
www.forbes.com - January 6 at 12:00 AM
Investing in Preferred Stocks as Interest Rates RiseInvesting in Preferred Stocks as Interest Rates Rise
www.investopedia.com - January 4 at 8:01 PM
PGX, FTXN: Big ETF OutflowsPGX, FTXN: Big ETF Outflows
www.nasdaq.com - December 31 at 6:55 PM
PGX: Large Outflows Detected at ETF - NasdaqPGX: Large Outflows Detected at ETF - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - December 23 at 6:31 AM
High-Yield Non-Bond ETFs for the New YearHigh-Yield Non-Bond ETFs for the New Year
www.investopedia.com - December 22 at 7:31 PM
PowerShares Preferred Portfolio Getting Very OversoldPowerShares Preferred Portfolio Getting Very Oversold
www.nasdaq.com - December 12 at 7:22 PM
PGX Crosses Critical Technical IndicatorPGX Crosses Critical Technical Indicator
www.nasdaq.com - October 14 at 6:32 PM
Keep Your Bonds, but Reduce the RisksKeep Your Bonds, but Reduce the Risks
www.wsj.com - October 10 at 6:18 PM
5 Preferred Stock ETFs Yielding 4% or More5 Preferred Stock ETFs Yielding 4% or More
www.zacks.com - October 7 at 11:55 AM
PGX, XPP: Big ETF InflowsPGX, XPP: Big ETF Inflows
www.forbes.com - September 15 at 10:18 AM
Notable ETF Inflow Detected - PGXNotable ETF Inflow Detected - PGX
www.nasdaq.com - July 20 at 7:38 PM

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