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Frontier Communications Corporation (FTR) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for June 05, 2013

Frontier Communications Corporation ( FTR ) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 05, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.1 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 28, 2013. Shareholders who purchased FTR stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 6th quarter that FTR has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $4.16, the dividend yield is 9.62%.

The previous trading day's last sale of FTR was $4.16, representing a -19.22% decrease from the 52 week high of $5.15 and a 26.06% increase over the 52 week low of $3.30.

FTR is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes companies such as China Mobile (Hong Kong) Ltd. ( CHL ) and AT&T Inc. ( T ). FTR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.16. Zacks Investment Research reports FTR's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -17.07%, compared to an industry average of 3.1%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the FTR Dividend History page.

Interested in gaining exposure to FTR through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?

The following ETF(s) have FTR as a top-10 holding:

  • First Trust Utilities AlphaDEX Fund ( FXU )
  • Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Utilities ETF ( RYU )
  • SPDR S&P Telecom ETF ( XTL )
  • Vanguard Telecommunication Services ETF ( VOX )
  • WisdomTree MidCap Dividend Fund ( DON ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is DON with an increase of 12.12% over the last 100 days. FXU has the highest percent weighting of FTR at 3.91%.

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


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

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