H&R Block, Inc. (
) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 06, 2012 and a cash
dividend payment of $0.2 per share scheduled for January 02, 2013.
Shareholders who purchased HRB stock prior to the ex-dividend date
are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 5th
quarter that HRB has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $17.96, the dividend yield is 4.45%.
The previous trading day's last sale of HRB was $17.96,
representing a -2.29% decrease from the 52 week high of $18.38 and
a 25.16% increase over the 52 week low of $14.35.
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 $1.12. Zacks Investment Research reports HRB's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 28.17%, compared to an
industry average of 19.4%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
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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:
- Schwab US Dividend Equity ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is SCHD with an increase of
3.12% over the last 100 days.