Rent-A-Center Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 31, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.23 per share is scheduled to be paid on
January 23, 2014. Shareholders who purchased RCII stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This represents an 9.52% increase over the prior quarter. At the
current stock price of $33.65, the dividend yield is 2.73%.
The previous trading day's last sale of RCII was $33.65,
representing a -17.53% decrease from the 52 week high of $40.81 and
a 2.5% increase over the 52 week low of $32.83.
RCII is a part of the Technology sector, which includes
companies such as Paychex, Inc. (
) and ADT Corporation (
). RCII's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.88. Zacks Investment Research reports RCII's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -8.36%, compared to an
industry average of 9.4%.
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