Frontier Communications Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 05, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.1 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 28, 2013.
Shareholders who purchased FTR stock prior to the ex-dividend date
are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 6th
quarter that FTR has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $4.16, the dividend yield is 9.62%.
The previous trading day's last sale of FTR was $4.16,
representing a -19.22% decrease from the 52 week high of $5.15 and
a 26.06% increase over the 52 week low of $3.30.
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 2013 as -17.07%, compared to an
industry average of 3.1%.
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:
- First Trust Utilities AlphaDEX Fund (
- Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Utilities ETF (
- SPDR S&P Telecom ETF (
- Vanguard Telecommunication Services ETF (
- WisdomTree MidCap Dividend Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is DON with an increase of
12.12% over the last 100 days. FXU has the highest percent
weighting of FTR at 3.91%.