Raytheon Company (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 30, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.55 per share is scheduled to be paid on
February 06, 2014. Shareholders who purchased RTN stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This marks the 4th quarter that RTN has paid the same dividend. At
the current stock price of $91.04, the dividend yield is 2.42%.
The previous trading day's last sale of RTN was $91.04,
representing a -0.24% decrease from the 52 week high of $91.26 and
a 74.27% increase over the 52 week low of $52.24.
RTN is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes
companies such as Danaher Corporation (
) and ASML Holding N.V. (
). RTN's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $5.92. Zacks Investment Research reports RTN's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -5.96%, compared to an
industry average of -3%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to RTN through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have RTN as a top-10 holding:
- iShares U.S. Aerospace & Defense ETF (
- PowerShares Aerospace & Defense (
- SPDR S&P Aerospace & Defense ETF (
- First Trust Value Line Dividend Index Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is XAR with an increase of
20.02% over the last 100 days. ITA has the highest percent
weighting of RTN at 5.34%.