Portugal Telecom SGPS, S.A . (PT) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 14, 2013


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Portugal Telecom SGPS, S.A . ( PT ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 14, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.4227 per share Shareholders who purchased PT stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an -25.25% decrease from the same period a year ago.

The previous trading day's last sale of PT was $5.25, representing a -11.17% decrease from the 52 week high of $5.91 and a 40.75% increase over the 52 week low of $3.73.

PT is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes companies such as China Mobile (Hong Kong) Ltd. ( CHL ) and AT&T Inc. ( T ). PT's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.33. Zacks Investment Research reports PT's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 34.38%, compared to an industry average of 6%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the PT Dividend History page.

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Referenced Stocks: CHL , PT , T

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