Consolidated Communications Holdings, Inc. (CNSL) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for April 13, 2015
Consolidated Communications Holdings, Inc. ( CNSL ) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 13, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.38738 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 01, 2015. Shareholders who purchased CNSL prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 38th quarter that CNSL has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $21.01, the dividend yield is 7.38%.
The previous trading day's last sale of CNSL was $21.01, representing a -27.07% decrease from the 52 week high of $28.81 and a 12.29% increase over the 52 week low of $18.71.
CNSL is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes companies such as China Mobile (Hong Kong) Ltd. ( CHL ) and Verizon Communications Inc. ( VZ ). CNSL's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.42. Zacks Investment Research reports CNSL's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as 18.89%, compared to an industry average of 4.2%.
Interested in gaining exposure to CNSL through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have CNSL as a top-10 holding:
- ProShares Ultra Telecommunications ProShares ( LTL ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is LTL with an increase of 6.37% over the last 100 days.
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