Mobile TeleSystems (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 07, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.9437 per share Shareholders who purchased MBT stock
prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend
payment. This represents an -10.62% decrease from the prior
The previous trading day's last sale of MBT was $20.64,
representing a -4.53% decrease from the 52 week high of $21.62 and
a 32.14% increase over the 52 week low of $15.62.
MBT is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes
companies such as China Mobile (Hong Kong) Ltd. (
) and AT&T Inc. (
). MBT's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.02. Zacks Investment Research reports MBT's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -5.74%, compared to an
industry average of 4.9%.
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Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have MBT as a top-10 holding:
- EGShares Low Volatility Emerging Markets Dividend ETF (
- Market Vectors TR Russia ETF (
- SPDR S&P Russia ETF (
- EGShares Telecom GEMS ETF (
- iShares MSCI Russia Capped Index Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is HILO with an increase of
6.49% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of MBT at 5.57%.