Reliance Steel & Aluminum Co. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 04, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.35 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 21,
2014. Shareholders who purchased RS stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
6.06% increase over the prior quarter.
The previous trading day's last sale of RS was $69.28,
representing a -9.77% decrease from the 52 week high of $76.78 and
a 16.55% increase over the 52 week low of $59.44.
RS is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes
companies such as Precision Castparts Corporation (
) and National Oilwel Varcol, Inc. (
). RS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $4.15. Zacks Investment Research reports RS's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 23.14%, compared to an
industry average of -3%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to RS through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have RS as a top-10 holding:
- Market Vectors Steel Index ETF Fund (
- SPDR S&P Metals & Mining ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is XME with an increase of
11.68% over the last 100 days. SLX has the highest percent
weighting of RS at 4.66%.