D.R. Horton, Inc. (DHI) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for November 29, 2012


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D.R. Horton, Inc. ( DHI ) has announced an ex-dividend date of November 29, 2012 and a cash dividend payment of $0.0375 per share scheduled for December 17, 2012. Shareholders who purchased DHI stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 17th quarter that DHI has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $19.5, the dividend yield is .77%.

The previous trading day's last sale of DHI was $19.5, representing a -14.44% decrease from the 52 week high of $22.79 and a 75.83% increase over the 52 week low of $11.09.

DHI is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes companies such as Lennar Corporation ( LEN ) and PulteGroup, Inc. ( PHM ). 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 33.3%.

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

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 ( XHB )
  • SPDR S&P Mortgage Finance ETF ( KME )
  • iShares Dow Jones U.S. Home Construction Index Fund ( ITB )
  • Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Consumer Discretionary ETF ( RCD ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is KME with an increase of 42.47% over the last 100 days. XHB has the highest percent weighting of DHI at 3.65%.

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