Rent-A-Center Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 27, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.21 per share is scheduled to be paid on
October 24, 2013. Shareholders who purchased RCII stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This marks the 4th quarter that RCII has paid the same dividend. At
the current stock price of $37.79, the dividend yield is 2.22%.
The previous trading day's last sale of RCII was $37.79,
representing a -7.39% decrease from the 52 week high of $40.81 and
a 21.04% increase over the 52 week low of $31.22.
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 $3.04. Zacks Investment Research reports RCII's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as .49%, compared to an industry
average of 11%.
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