Arbitron Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 12, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.1 per share is scheduled to be paid on
October 01, 2013. Shareholders who purchased ARB stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
marks the 35th quarter that ARB has paid the same dividend. At the
current stock price of $47.55, the dividend yield is .84%.
The previous trading day's last sale of ARB was $47.55,
representing a -0.02% decrease from the 52 week high of $47.56 and
a 37.27% increase over the 52 week low of $34.64.
ARB is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes
companies such as Paychex, Inc. (
) and ADT Corporation (
). ARB's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.95. Zacks Investment Research reports ARB's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 3.2%, compared to an industry
average of 4.3%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to ARB through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have ARB as a top-10 holding:
- iShares Enhanced U.S. Small-Cap (
The top-performing ETF of this group is IESM with an decrease of
0% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of ARB at 1.81%.