Frontier Communications Corporation (FTR) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 05, 2014

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Frontier Communications Corporation ( FTR ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 05, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.1 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 31, 2014. Shareholders who purchased FTR stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 9th quarter that FTR has paid the same dividend.

The previous trading day's last sale of FTR was $4.9, representing a -4.85% decrease from the 52 week high of $5.15 and a 32.08% increase over the 52 week low of $3.71.

FTR is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes companies such as China Mobile (Hong Kong) Ltd. ( CHL ) and Vodafone Group Plc ( VOD ). FTR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.12. Zacks Investment Research reports FTR's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as -10.42%, compared to an industry average of -6.5%.

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

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 ( IYZ )
  • Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Utilities ETF ( RYU )
  • ALPS Sector Dividend Dogs ETF ( SDOG )
  • WisdomTree MidCap Dividend Fund ( DON ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is DON with an increase of 9.53% over the last 100 days. IYZ has the highest percent weighting of FTR at 4.16%.



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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Referenced Stocks: FTR , CHL , VOD , IYZ , RYU , SDOG , DON

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