NTELOS Holdings Corp. ( NTLS ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 12, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.42 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 12, 2013. Shareholders who purchased NTLS stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 6th quarter that NTLS has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of NTLS was $12.52, representing a -43.45% decrease from the 52 week high of $22.14 and a 7.19% increase over the 52 week low of $11.68.
NTLS is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes companies such as China Mobile (Hong Kong) Ltd. ( CHL ) and AT&T Inc. ( T ). NTLS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.87. Zacks Investment Research reports NTLS's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 28.29%, compared to an industry average of -27.7%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the NTLS Dividend History page.