China Unicom (Hong Kong) Ltd (CHU) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for April 21, 2014

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China Unicom (Hong Kong) Ltd ( CHU ) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 21, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.25752 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 27, 2014. Shareholders who purchased CHU stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 33.27% increase over the prior year.

The previous trading day's last sale of CHU was $13.59, representing a -20.94% decrease from the 52 week high of $17.19 and a 16.05% increase over the 52 week low of $11.71.

CHU is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes companies such as Verizon Communications Inc. ( VZ ) and AT&T Inc. ( T ). CHU's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.71. Zacks Investment Research reports CHU's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 70.26%, compared to an industry average of 10.1%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the CHU Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to CHU through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have CHU as a top-10 holding:

  • EGShares Telecommunications GEMS Exchange Traded Fund (TGEM).

The top-performing ETF of this group is TGEM with an decrease of -1.1% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of CHU at 3.58%.



The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc.



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