PG&E Sets Common and Preferred Dividends

Utility operator PG&E (NYSE: PCG  ) announced yesterday its second-quarter dividend of $0.455 per share, the same rate it's paid since 2010.

The board of directors said the quarterly dividend is payable on July 15 to the holders of record at the close of business on July 1. The utility operator has made quarterly payouts to investors since since 1916, except for a three-year period between 2001 and 2004. 

The board also announced it will pay dividends on its eight series of preferred stock as follows:

Preferred Stock
5.00% $0.31250
5.00% Series A $0.31250
4.80% $0.30000
4.50% $0.28125
4.36% $0.27250
6.00% $0.37500
5.50% $0.34375
5.00% $0.31250

The dividends on the preferred shares are payable on Aug. 15 to holders of record on July 31.

The regular dividend payment equates to a $1.82-per-share annual dividend, yielding 4.1% based on the closing price of PG&E's stock on June 19.

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