Hickory Tech Corporation (HTCO) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 13, 2013
Hickory Tech Corporation ( HTCO ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 13, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.145 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 05, 2013. Shareholders who purchased HTCO stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 3.57% increase over the same period a year ago.
The previous trading day's last sale of HTCO was $9.7, representing a -20.49% decrease from the 52 week high of $12.20 and a 8.87% increase over the 52 week low of $8.91.
HTCO is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes companies such as China Mobile (Hong Kong) Ltd. ( CHL ) and AT&T Inc. ( T ). HTCO's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.54. Zacks Investment Research reports HTCO's forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as -22.73%, compared to an industry average of .3%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the HTCO Dividend History page.