AT&T Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on July 08, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.45 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 01,
2013. Shareholders who purchased T stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd
quarter that T has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $35.62, the dividend yield is 5.05%.
The previous trading day's last sale of T was $35.62,
representing a -8.67% decrease from the 52 week high of $39 and a
8.9% increase over the 52 week low of $32.71.
T is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes
companies such as China Mobile (Hong Kong) Ltd. (
) and Verizon Communications Inc. (
). T's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.28. Zacks Investment Research reports T's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 8.38%, compared to an
industry average of 6.3%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
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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:
- First Trust Morningstar Dividend Leaders Index Fund (
- iShares High Dividend ETF (
- Vanguard Telecommunication Services ETF (
- iShares S&P Global Telecommunications Index Fund (
- iShares Dow Jones U.S. Telecommunications Index Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is VOX with an increase of
9.19% over the last 100 days. FDL has the highest percent weighting
of T at 9.91%.