Raytheon Company (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 01, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.55 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 02, 2013.
Shareholders who purchased RTN stock prior to the ex-dividend date
are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 10%
increase over the prior quarter.
The previous trading day's last sale of RTN was $58.41,
representing a -1.57% decrease from the 52 week high of $59.34 and
a 19.13% increase over the 52 week low of $49.03.
RTN is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes
companies such as Canon, Inc. (
) and Danaher Corporation (
). RTN's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $5.65. Zacks Investment Research reports RTN's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -13.74%, compared to an
industry average of .5%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
dates, visit the
Interested in gaining exposure to RTN through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have RTN as a top-10 holding:
- iShares Dow Jones U.S. Aerospace & Defense Index Fund (
- SPDR S&P Aerospace & Defense ETF (
- PowerShares Aerospace & Defense (
- First Trust DB Strategic Value Index Fund (
- Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Industrials ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is PPA with an increase of
14.58% over the last 100 days. ITA has the highest percent
weighting of RTN at 4.73%.