Frontier Communications Corporation (
) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 05, 2012 and a cash
dividend payment of $0.1 per share scheduled for December 31, 2012.
Shareholders who purchased FTR stock prior to the ex-dividend date
are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th
quarter that FTR has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $4.81, the dividend yield is 8.32%.
The previous trading day's last sale of FTR was $4.81,
representing a -17.78% decrease from the 52 week high of $5.85 and
a 57.19% increase over the 52 week low of $3.06.
FTR is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes
companies such as China Mobile (Hong Kong) Ltd. (
) and AT&T Inc. (
). FTR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $.16. Zacks Investment Research reports FTR's
forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as 5.9%, compared to an industry
average of -6.9%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
dates, visit the
Interested in gaining exposure to FTR through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have FTR as a top-10 holding:
- Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Utilities ETF (
- SPDR S&P Telecom ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is XTL with an increase of
7.61% over the last 100 days. RYU has the highest percent weighting
of FTR at 2.59%.