AT&T Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on January 08, 2014. A cash
dividend payment of $0.46 per share is scheduled to be paid on
February 03, 2014. Shareholders who purchased T stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
represents an 2.22% increase over the prior quarter.
The previous trading day's last sale of T was $34.96,
representing a -10.36% decrease from the 52 week high of $39 and a
6.72% increase over the 52 week low of $32.76.
T is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes
companies such as China Mobile (Hong Kong) Ltd. (
) and Vodafone Group Plc (
). T's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.42. Zacks Investment Research reports T's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 6.98%, compared to an
industry average of 5.5%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to T through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have T as a top-10 holding:
- Vanguard Telecommunication Services ETF (
- iShares S&P Global Telecommunications Index Fund (
- iShares Dow Jones U.S. Telecommunications Index Fund (
- iShares High Dividend ETF (
- First Trust Morningstar Dividend Leaders Index Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is IXP with an increase of
8.47% over the last 100 days. VOX has the highest percent weighting
of T at 22.17%.