UNITIL Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on January 30, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.345 per share is scheduled to be paid on
February 15, 2013. Shareholders who purchased UTL stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This marks the 53rd quarter that UTL has paid the same
The previous trading day's last sale of UTL was $26.47,
representing a -6.8% decrease from the 52 week high of $28.40 and a
9.6% increase over the 52 week low of $24.15.
UTL is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes
companies such as Duke Energy Corporation (
) and Exelon Corporation (
). UTL's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.75. Zacks Investment Research reports UTL's
forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as 19.18%, compared to an
industry average of 2.5%.
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