D.R. Horton, Inc. (
) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 13, 2012 and a cash
dividend payment of $0.15 per share scheduled for December 21,
2012. Shareholders who purchased DHI stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
300% increase over the prior month. At the current stock price of
$18.4, the dividend yield is 9.78%.
The previous trading day's last sale of DHI was $18.4,
representing a -19.26% decrease from the 52 week high of $22.79 and
a 57.94% increase over the 52 week low of $11.65.
DHI is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes
companies such as Lennar Corporation (
) and PulteGroup, Inc. (
). DHI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.74. Zacks Investment Research reports DHI's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 17.01%, compared to an
industry average of 30.8%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
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Interested in gaining exposure to DHI through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have DHI as a top-10 holding:
- SPDR Homebuilders ETF (
- SPDR S&P Mortgage Finance ETF (
- iShares Dow Jones U.S. Home Construction Index Fund (
- Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Consumer Discretionary
The top-performing ETF of this group is KME with an increase of
31.78% over the last 100 days. XHB has the highest percent
weighting of DHI at 3.65%.