CRH PLC (CRH) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 06, 2013

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CRH PLC ( CRH ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 06, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.5744 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 20, 2013. Shareholders who purchased CRH stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 151.71% increase over the prior quarter.

The previous trading day's last sale of CRH was $21.72, representing a -2.64% decrease from the 52 week high of $22.31 and a 33.91% increase over the 52 week low of $16.22.

CRH is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes companies such as Cemex S.A.B. de C.V. ( CX ) and James Hardie Industries plc. ( JHX ). Zacks Investment Research reports CRH's forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as -10.81%, compared to an industry average of 20.4%.


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

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

  • MSCI Ireland Capped Investable Market Index Fund ( EIRL ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is EIRL with an increase of 19.03% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of CRH at 23.49%.



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.



This article appears in: News Headlines , Stocks

Referenced Stocks: CRH , CX , EIRL , JHX



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