Frontier Communications Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 05, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.1 per share is scheduled to be paid on
September 30, 2013. Shareholders who purchased FTR stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This marks the 7th quarter that FTR has paid the same dividend. At
the current stock price of $4.38, the dividend yield is 9.14%.
The previous trading day's last sale of FTR was $4.38,
representing a -15.05% decrease from the 52 week high of $5.15 and
a 17.92% 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. (
) and AT&T Inc. (
). FTR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $.1. Zacks Investment Research reports FTR's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -20.28%, compared to an
industry average of 1%.
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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 (
- First Trust Utilities AlphaDEX Fund (
- Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Utilities ETF (
- Vanguard Telecommunication Services ETF (
- WisdomTree MidCap Dividend Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is IYZ with an increase of
3.91% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of FTR at 4.75%.