Reliance Steel & Aluminum Co. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 29, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.3 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 21, 2013.
Shareholders who purchased RS stock prior to the ex-dividend date
are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd
quarter that RS has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $66.8, the dividend yield is 1.8%.
The previous trading day's last sale of RS was $66.8,
representing a -8.37% decrease from the 52 week high of $72.90 and
a 49.07% increase over the 52 week low of $44.81.
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 $4.89. Zacks Investment Research reports RS's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -9.02%, compared to an
industry average of -12.7%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
dates, visit the
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 (
- First Trust Mid Cap Value AlphaDEX Fund (
- Vanguard S&P Mid-Cap 400 Value ETF (
- SPDR S&P 400 Mid Cap Value ETF (based on S&P MidCap
400 Value (
The top-performing ETF of this group is IVOV with an increase of
17.75% over the last 100 days. SLX has the highest percent
weighting of RS at 4.53%.