Mobile TeleSystems OJSC (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on July 02, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $1.105461 per share. Shareholders who purchased MBT
stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash
dividend payment. This represents an 17.14% increase over the prior
year. At the current stock price of $19.74, the dividend yield is
The previous trading day's last sale of MBT was $19.74,
representing a -17.96% decrease from the 52 week high of $24.06 and
a 31.08% increase over the 52 week low of $15.06.
MBT is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes
companies such as Verizon Communications Inc. (
) and China Mobile (Hong Kong) Ltd. (
). MBT's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.37. Zacks Investment Research reports MBT's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as -1.62%, compared to an
industry average of 9%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to MBT through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have MBT as a top-10 holding:
- Market Vectors TR Russia ETF (
- EGShares Telecommunications GEMS Exchange Traded Fund
- SPDR S&P Russia ETF (
- iShares MSCI Russia Capped Index Fund (
- iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Eastern Europe Index Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is ESR with an increase of
4.61% over the last 100 days. RSX has the highest percent weighting
of MBT at 5.09%.