C.H. Robinson Worldwide, Inc. (
) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 13, 2012 and a cash
dividend payment of $0.35 per share scheduled for December 31,
2012. Shareholders who purchased CHRW stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
represents an 6.06% increase over the prior quarter. At the current
stock price of $61.94, the dividend yield is 2.26%.
The previous trading day's last sale of CHRW was $61.94,
representing a -13.68% decrease from the 52 week high of $71.76 and
a 21.91% increase over the 52 week low of $50.81.
CHRW is a part of the Transportation sector, which includes
companies such as Expeditors International of Washington, Inc. (
) and World Fuel Services Corporation (
). CHRW's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.75. Zacks Investment Research reports CHRW's
forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as 6.35%, compared to an
industry average of 8.6%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
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Interested in gaining exposure to CHRW through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have CHRW as a top-10 holding:
- iShares Dow Jones Transportation Average Index Fund (
- PowerShares S&P 500 High Quality Portfolio (
The top-performing ETF of this group is SPHQ with an increase of
5.32% over the last 100 days. IYT has the highest percent weighting
of CHRW at 5.76%.