Raytheon Company (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on July 01, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.55 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 08,
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 same period a year ago. At the current stock
price of $66.44, the dividend yield is 3.31%.
The previous trading day's last sale of RTN was $66.44,
representing a -3.18% decrease from the 52 week high of $68.62 and
a 27.18% 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 Canon, Inc. (
). RTN's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $5.82. Zacks Investment Research reports RTN's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -12.88%, compared to an
industry average of .2%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
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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 Dow Jones U.S. Aerospace & Defense Index Fund (
- PowerShares Aerospace & Defense (
- SPDR S&P Aerospace & Defense ETF (
- First Trust DB Strategic Value Index Fund (FDV)
- Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Industrials ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is XAR with an increase of
18.82% over the last 100 days. ITA has the highest percent
weighting of RTN at 5.4%.