TELUS Corporation (TU) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 09, 2019. A cash dividend payment of $0.423 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 01, 2019. Shareholders who purchased TU prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 1.68% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $36.75, the dividend yield is 4.6%.
The previous trading day's last sale of TU was $36.75, representing a -4.1% decrease from the 52 week high of $38.32 and a 13.22% increase over the 52 week low of $32.46.
TU is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes companies such as AT&T Inc. (T) and Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ). TU's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.22. Zacks Investment Research reports TU's forecasted earnings growth in 2019 as 3%, compared to an industry average of 2.8%.
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