H&R Block, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 13, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.2 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 01, 2013.
Shareholders who purchased HRB stock prior to the ex-dividend date
are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 7th
quarter that HRB has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $29.4, the dividend yield is 2.72%.
The previous trading day's last sale of HRB was $29.4,
representing a -2.75% decrease from the 52 week high of $30.23 and
a 96% increase over the 52 week low of $15.
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 $1.14. Zacks Investment Research reports HRB's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 28.57%, compared to an
industry average of 3.1%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
dates, visit the
Interested in gaining exposure to HRB through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have HRB as a top-10 holding:
- Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Consumer Discretionary
- WisdomTree MidCap Dividend Fund (
- SPDR DJ Wilshire Mid Cap ETF (
- Rydex ETF Trust (
- Schwab US Dividend Equity ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is RCD with an increase of
16.08% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of HRB at 1.47%.