Reliance Steel & Aluminum Co. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 19, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.33 per share is scheduled to be paid on
December 19, 2013. Shareholders who purchased RS stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
represents an 32% increase over the same period a year ago. At the
current stock price of $75.06, the dividend yield is 1.76%.
The previous trading day's last sale of RS was $75.06,
representing a -2.24% decrease from the 52 week high of $76.78 and
a 41.38% increase over the 52 week low of $53.09.
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 $4.42. Zacks Investment Research reports RS's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -17.95%, compared to an
industry average of -13.5%.
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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:
- Vanguard S&P Mid-Cap 400 Value ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is IVOV with an increase of
14.31% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of RS at 0.75%.