TELUS Corporation ( TU ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 08, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.402 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 02, 2018. Shareholders who purchased TU prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 1.26% increase over prior dividend payment.
The previous trading day's last sale of TU was $36.52, representing a -5.14% decrease from the 52 week high of $38.50 and a 16.75% increase over the 52 week low of $31.28.
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 6.08%, compared to an industry average of 5.7%.
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