C.H. Robinson Worldwide, Inc. (CHRW) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 27, 2013


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C.H. Robinson Worldwide, Inc. ( CHRW ) 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. ( EXPD ) and Genesis Energy, L.P. ( GEL ). 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 dates, visit the CHRW Dividend History page.

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 ( IYT )
  • PowerShares S&P 500 High Quality Portfolio ( SPHQ ).

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%.

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

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