Frontier Communications Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 05, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.1 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 30, 2014.
Shareholders who purchased FTR stock prior to the ex-dividend date
are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 10th
quarter that FTR has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $5.81, the dividend yield is 6.88%.
The previous trading day's last sale of FTR was $5.81,
representing a -4.75% decrease from the 52 week high of $6.10 and a
52.89% increase over the 52 week low of $3.80.
FTR is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes
companies such as Verizon Communications Inc. (
) and China Mobile (Hong Kong) Ltd. (
). FTR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $.11. Zacks Investment Research reports FTR's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as -23.33%, compared to an
industry average of -25.2%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to FTR through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have FTR as a top-10 holding:
- iShares Dow Jones U.S. Telecommunications Index Fund (
- Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Utilities ETF (
- Vanguard Telecommunication Services ETF (
- PowerShares DWA Utilities Momentum Portfolio (
- SPDR S&P Telecom ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is RYU with an increase of
15.34% over the last 100 days. IYZ has the highest percent
weighting of FTR at 5.5%.