Raymond James Financial, Inc. (RJF) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 27, 2013


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Raymond James Financial, Inc. ( RJF ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 27, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.14 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 15, 2013. Shareholders who purchased RJF stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 7.69% increase over the same period a year ago.

The previous trading day's last sale of RJF was $45.59, representing a -5.45% decrease from the 52 week high of $48.22 and a 47.11% increase over the 52 week low of $30.99.

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 $2.28. Zacks Investment Research reports RJF's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 27.81%, compared to an industry average of -9.5%.

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

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

  • iShares Dow Jones U.S. Broker-Dealers Index Fund ( IAI )
  • PowerShares KBW Capital Markets Portfolio ( KBWC )
  • SPDR S&P Capital Markets ETF ( KCE ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is IAI with an increase of 24.24% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of RJF at 4.98%.

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