Raytheon Company (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 30, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.55 per share is scheduled to be paid on
October 31, 2013. Shareholders who purchased RTN stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
marks the 3rd quarter that RTN has paid the same dividend. At the
current stock price of $79.8, the dividend yield is 2.76%.
The previous trading day's last sale of RTN was $79.8,
representing a -1.8% decrease from the 52 week high of $81.26 and a
52.76% 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 $5.91. Zacks Investment Research reports RTN's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -8.76%, compared to an
industry average of 1%.
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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 (
- Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Industrials ETF (
- Guggenheim Multi-Asset Income ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is XAR with an increase of
20.73% over the last 100 days. ITA has the highest percent
weighting of RTN at 5.38%.