Ralph Lauren Corporation (RL) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 26, 2013


Ralph Lauren Corporation ( RL ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 26, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.4 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 12, 2013. Shareholders who purchased RL stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that RL has paid the same dividend.

The previous trading day's last sale of RL was $168.41, representing a -6.39% decrease from the 52 week high of $179.90 and a 25.41% increase over the 52 week low of $134.29.

RL is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which includes companies such as V.F. Corporation ( VFC ) and Coach, Inc. ( COH ). RL's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $7.62. Zacks Investment Research reports RL's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 12.93%, compared to an industry average of 7.9%.

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

Interested in gaining exposure to RL through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have RL as a top-10 holding:

  • PowerShares DWA Technical Leaders Portfolio ( PDP )
  • PowerShares Dynamic LargeCap Growth ( PWB ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is PWB with an increase of 7.98% over the last 100 days. PDP has the highest percent weighting of RL at 1.72%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc.

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Referenced Stocks: COH , PDP , PWB , RL , VFC

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