Insider Selling: Exelon Co. (EXC) EVP Sells 13,334 Shares of Stock
Exelon Co. (NYSE:EXC) EVP Paymon Aliabadi sold 13,334 shares of Exelon stock in a transaction dated Friday, December 8th. The stock was sold at an average price of $40.62, for a total transaction of $541,627.08. Following the completion of the transaction, the executive vice president now directly owns 26,435 shares of the company’s stock, valued at $1,073,789.70. The sale was disclosed in a legal filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission, which is accessible through this hyperlink.
Paymon Aliabadi also recently made the following trade(s):
- On Monday, September 11th, Paymon Aliabadi sold 13,333 shares of Exelon stock. The stock was sold at an average price of $38.31, for a total transaction of $510,787.23.
Shares of Exelon Co. (NYSE:EXC) traded up $0.24 during midday trading on Friday, reaching $41.05. 7,852,436 shares of the company traded hands, compared to its average volume of 4,867,992. The company has a debt-to-equity ratio of 1.06, a current ratio of 1.03 and a quick ratio of 0.89. The company has a market capitalization of $39,478.81, a price-to-earnings ratio of 16.58, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 3.58 and a beta of 0.30. Exelon Co. has a 12 month low of $33.08 and a 12 month high of $42.67.
The company also recently declared a quarterly dividend, which will be paid on Friday, December 8th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, November 15th will be given a $0.3275 dividend. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, November 14th. This represents a $1.31 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.19%. Exelon’s payout ratio is currently 58.74%.
Several institutional investors and hedge funds have recently bought and sold shares of the business. Vanguard Group Inc. boosted its position in shares of Exelon by 6.9% during the second quarter. Vanguard Group Inc. now owns 69,038,056 shares of the energy giant’s stock worth $2,490,203,000 after acquiring an additional 4,453,759 shares during the last quarter. FMR LLC boosted its position in shares of Exelon by 11.5% during the second quarter. FMR LLC now owns 53,846,913 shares of the energy giant’s stock worth $1,942,258,000 after acquiring an additional 5,572,093 shares during the last quarter. Franklin Resources Inc. boosted its position in shares of Exelon by 60.2% during the second quarter. Franklin Resources Inc. now owns 10,920,256 shares of the energy giant’s stock worth $393,894,000 after acquiring an additional 4,102,441 shares during the last quarter. LSV Asset Management boosted its position in shares of Exelon by 2.6% during the second quarter. LSV Asset Management now owns 10,891,305 shares of the energy giant’s stock worth $392,849,000 after acquiring an additional 272,700 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Wells Fargo & Company MN boosted its position in shares of Exelon by 3.1% during the third quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN now owns 9,402,609 shares of the energy giant’s stock worth $354,196,000 after acquiring an additional 280,855 shares during the last quarter. Institutional investors and hedge funds own 77.45% of the company’s stock.
EXC has been the subject of several recent analyst reports. KeyCorp reaffirmed a “buy” rating and issued a $41.00 target price on shares of Exelon in a report on Friday, September 1st. Bank of America initiated coverage on shares of Exelon in a report on Tuesday, October 24th. They issued a “buy” rating and a $43.00 target price for the company. BidaskClub raised shares of Exelon from a “buy” rating to a “strong-buy” rating in a report on Saturday, August 26th. Royal Bank Of Canada reissued a “buy” rating and set a $43.00 price objective on shares of Exelon in a report on Tuesday, November 7th. Finally, Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Exelon from a “sell” rating to a “hold” rating in a report on Friday, October 20th. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a sell rating, four have issued a hold rating, thirteen have given a buy rating and one has issued a strong buy rating to the company. Exelon presently has an average rating of “Buy” and a consensus price target of $40.64.
Exelon Company Profile
Exelon Corporation is a utility services holding company. The Company, through its subsidiary, Exelon Generation Company, LLC (Generation), is engaged in the energy generation business. The Company, through its subsidiaries, Commonwealth Edison Company (ComEd), PECO Energy Company (PECO), Baltimore Gas and Electric Company (BGE), Pepco Holdings LLC (PHI), Potomac Electric Power Company (Pepco), Delmarva Power & Light Company (DPL) and Atlantic City Electric Company (ACE), is engaged in the energy delivery businesses.
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