Franklin Universal Trust ( FT ) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 27, 2012 and a cash dividend payment of $0.038 per share scheduled for January 15, 2013. Shareholders who purchased FT stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 84th quarter that FT has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $7.19, the dividend yield is 6.34%.
The previous trading day's last sale of FT was $7.19, representing a -4.89% decrease from the 52 week high of $7.56 and a 54.62% increase over the 52 week low of $4.65.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the FT Dividend History page.