H&R Block, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 12, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.2 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 01, 2014.
Shareholders who purchased HRB stock prior to the ex-dividend date
are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 11th
quarter that HRB has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $30.73, the dividend yield is 2.6%.
The previous trading day's last sale of HRB was $30.73,
representing a -5.21% decrease from the 52 week high of $32.42 and
a 18.28% increase over the 52 week low of $25.98.
HRB is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes
companies such as Tyco International, Ltd. (Switzerland) (
) and Gartner, Inc. (
). HRB's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $.83. Zacks Investment Research reports HRB's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 2.26%, compared to an
industry average of -2.8%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to HRB through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have HRB as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares DWA Consumer Staples Momentum Portfolio (
The top-performing ETF of this group is PSL with an increase of
4.05% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of HRB at 2.38%.