Cash Dividend On The Way From NTELOS Holdings (NTLS)

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 12/11/13, NTELOS Holdings Corp ( NTLS) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.42, payable on 1/10/14. As a percentage of NTLS's recent stock price of $20.71, this dividend works out to approximately 2.03%, so look for shares of NTELOS Holdings Corp to trade 2.03% lower — all else being equal — when NTLS shares open for trading on 12/11/13.

START SLIDESHOW:
Click here to learn which 25 S.A.F.E. dividend stocks should be on your radar screen »

Below is a dividend history chart for NTLS, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.42 declared by NTELOS Holdings Corp:

NTLS+Dividend+History+Chart

In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from NTLS is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 8.11% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of NTLS shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

NTELOS Holdings Corp 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, NTLS's low point in its 52 week range is $11.68 per share, with $23.03 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $20.86.

According to the ETF Finder at ETF Channel, NTLS makes up 2.79% of the S&P SmallCap Utilities Portfolio ETF ( PSCU) which is trading relatively unchanged on the day Monday.

In Monday trading, NTELOS Holdings Corp shares are currently up about 2.2% on the day.

null

If you liked this article you might like

Quadrangle Capital Exits Ntelos Holdings Just in Time

Quadrangle Capital Exits Ntelos Holdings Just in Time

One Factor Bringing NTELOS (NTLS) Stock Up

One Factor Bringing NTELOS (NTLS) Stock Up

Where the Money Was Made the Last 5 Years

Where the Money Was Made the Last 5 Years

Trade-Ideas: NTELOS Holdings (NTLS) Is Today's Weak On High Relative Volume Stock

Trade-Ideas: NTELOS Holdings (NTLS) Is Today's Weak On High Relative Volume Stock

nTelos (NTLS) Stock Closes Higher Today on Takeover Report

nTelos (NTLS) Stock Closes Higher Today on Takeover Report