United States Cellular Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 07, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $5.75 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 25,
2013. Shareholders who purchased USM stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. At the current
stock price of $40.24, the dividend yield is 14.29%.
The previous trading day's last sale of USM was $40.24,
representing a -3.13% decrease from the 52 week high of $41.54 and
a 21.35% increase over the 52 week low of $33.16.
USM is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes
companies such as China Mobile (Hong Kong) Ltd. (
) and AT&T Inc. (
). USM's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $.63. Zacks Investment Research reports USM's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -151.37%, compared to an
industry average of -26.2%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to USM through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have USM as a top-10 holding:
- First Trust Utilities AlphaDEX Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is FXU with an increase of
6.7% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of USM at 3.64%.