C.H. Robinson Worldwide, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 27, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.35 per share is scheduled to be paid on
March 29, 2013. 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 same period a year ago.
The previous trading day's last sale of CHRW was $57.97,
representing a -14.72% decrease from the 52 week high of $67.98 and
a 14.09% 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 Genesis Energy, L.P. (
). CHRW's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $3.66. Zacks Investment Research reports CHRW's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 12.21%, compared to an
industry average of 17.2%.
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 IYT with an increase of
20.93% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of CHRW at 5.26%.