Aircastle Limited (AYR) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for November 28, 2012

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Aircastle Limited ( AYR ) has announced an ex-dividend date of November 28, 2012 and a cash dividend payment of $0.165 per share scheduled for December 14, 2012. Shareholders who purchased AYR stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 10% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $11.17, the dividend yield is 5.91%.

The previous trading day's last sale of AYR was $11.17, representing a -23.23% decrease from the 52 week high of $14.55 and a 5.28% increase over the 52 week low of $10.61.

AYR is a part of the Technology sector, which includes companies such as Paychex, Inc. ( PAYX ) and ADT Corporation ( ADT ). AYR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.52. Zacks Investment Research reports AYR's forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as .87%, compared to an industry average of 14.2%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the AYR Dividend History page.

Interested in gaining exposure to AYR through an Exchange Traded Fund ( ETF )?
The following ETF(s) have AYR as a top-10 holding:

  • Russell 2000 High Beta ETF (SHBT)
  • Schwab U.S. Small-Cap ETF ( SCHA )
  • Schwab U.S. Broad Market ETF ( SCHB ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is SHBT with an increase of 13.48% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of AYR at 2.11%.



The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc.



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Referenced Stocks: ADT , AYR , ETF , PAYX , SCHA , SCHB

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