Consolidated Communications Holdings, Inc. (CNSL) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for January 11, 2013
Consolidated Communications Holdings, Inc. ( CNSL ) has announced an ex-dividend date of January 11, 2013 and a cash dividend payment of $0.3874 per share scheduled for February 01, 2013. Shareholders who purchased CNSL stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 29th quarter that CNSL has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of CNSL was $16.88, representing a -15.26% decrease from the 52 week high of $19.92 and a 30.14% increase over the 52 week low of $12.97.
CNSL is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes companies such as China Mobile (Hong Kong) Ltd. ( CHL ) and AT&T Inc. ( T ). CNSL's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.4. Zacks Investment Research reports CNSL's forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as -48.42%, compared to an industry average of -48.4%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the CNSL Dividend History page.
Interested in gaining exposure to CNSL through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have CNSL as a top-10 holding:
- First Trust Dow Jones Select MicroCap Index(sm) Fund ( FDM )
- Guggenheim Russell 2000 Equal Weight ETF ( EWRS ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is FDM with an increase of 8.97% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of CNSL at 0.69%.
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