H&R Block, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 05, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.2 per share is scheduled to be paid on
January 02, 2014. Shareholders who purchased HRB stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
marks the 9th quarter that HRB has paid the same dividend. At the
current stock price of $28.47, the dividend yield is 2.81%.
The previous trading day's last sale of HRB was $28.47,
representing a -11.28% decrease from the 52 week high of $32.09 and
a 63.53% increase over the 52 week low of $17.41.
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 $1.54. Zacks Investment Research reports HRB's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 8.81%, compared to an
industry average of 7.4%.
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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:
- WisdomTree MidCap Dividend Fund (
- Schwab US Dividend Equity ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is DON with an increase of
5.93% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of HRB at 0.9%.