Atlantic Tele-Network, Inc. (ATNI) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 29, 2014

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Atlantic Tele-Network, Inc. ( ATNI ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 29, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.29 per share is scheduled to be paid on January 09, 2015. Shareholders who purchased ATNI stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 7.41% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current stock price of $67.5, the dividend yield is 1.72%.

The previous trading day's last sale of ATNI was $67.5, representing a -8.23% decrease from the 52 week high of $73.55 and a 26.76% increase over the 52 week low of $53.25.

ATNI is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes companies such as China Mobile (Hong Kong) Ltd. ( CHL ) and Verizon Communications Inc. ( VZ ). ATNI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.35. Zacks Investment Research reports ATNI's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 37.99%, compared to an industry average of 23.4%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the ATNI Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to ATNI through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have ATNI as a top-10 holding:

  • PowerShares S&P SmallCap Utilities Portfolio ( PSCU ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is PSCU with an increase of 15.03% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of ATNI at 3.74%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

This article appears in: News Headlines , Stocks
Referenced Symbols: ATNI , CHL , VZ , PSCU

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