TELUS Corporation ( TU ) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 07, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.405 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 03, 2018. Shareholders who purchased TU prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 0.75% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $35.45, the dividend yield is 4.57%.
The previous trading day's last sale of TU was $35.45, representing a -7.92% decrease from the 52 week high of $38.50 and a 7.63% increase over the 52 week low of $32.94.
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 $1.89. Zacks Investment Research reports TU's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 5.87%, compared to an industry average of 1.1%.