Raymond James Financial, Inc. (RJF) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 28, 2014


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Raymond James Financial, Inc. ( RJF ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 28, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.16 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 15, 2014. Shareholders who purchased RJF stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 14.29% increase over the same period a year ago.

The previous trading day's last sale of RJF was $53.5, representing a -4.99% decrease from the 52 week high of $56.31 and a 36.1% increase over the 52 week low of $39.31.

RJF is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. ( GS ) and Morgan Stanley ( MS ). RJF's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.78. Zacks Investment Research reports RJF's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 11.1%, compared to an industry average of 16.2%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the RJF Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

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

  • iShares U.S. Broker-Dealers ETF ( IAI )
  • SPDR S&P Capital Markets ETF ( KCE )
  • SPDR S&P 400 Mid Cap Value ETF (based on S&P MidCap 400 Value ( MDYV )
  • iShares S&P MidCap 400/Barra Value Index Fund ( IJJ ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is IAI with an increase of 11.95% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of RJF at 5.42%.

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

This article appears in: News Headlines Stocks
Referenced Stocks: RJF , GS , MS , IAI , KCE , MDYV , IJJ

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