Telefonica SA (TEF) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 02, 2014
Telefonica SA ( TEF ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 02, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.55368 per share. Shareholders who purchased TEF stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 16.97% increase over the prior quarter.
The previous trading day's last sale of TEF was $16.75, representing a -7.2% decrease from the 52 week high of $18.05 and a 34.11% increase over the 52 week low of $12.49.
TEF is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes companies such as Verizon Communications Inc. ( VZ ) and China Mobile (Hong Kong) Ltd. ( CHL ). TEF's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.33. Zacks Investment Research reports TEF's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as -21.74%, compared to an industry average of 4.3%.
Interested in gaining exposure to TEF through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have TEF as a top-10 holding:
- iShares MSCI ACWI ex US Telecommunication Services Sector Inde (AXTE)
- iShares S&P Global Telecommunications Index Fund ( IXP )
- iShares MSCI Spain Index Fund ( EWP ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is EWP with an increase of 14.42% over the last 100 days. AXTE has the highest percent weighting of TEF at 6.61%.