Republic Services, Inc. (RSG) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for June 27, 2014


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Republic Services, Inc. ( RSG ) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 27, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.26 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 15, 2014. Shareholders who purchased RSG stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that RSG has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $37.65, the dividend yield is 2.76%.

The previous trading day's last sale of RSG was $37.65, representing a -0.05% decrease from the 52 week high of $37.67 and a 19.83% increase over the 52 week low of $31.42.

RSG is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes companies such as Waste Management, Inc. ( WM ) and Veolia Environnement ( VE ). RSG's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.64. Zacks Investment Research reports RSG's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as -.38%, compared to an industry average of 12.7%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the RSG Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to RSG through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have RSG as a top-10 holding:

  • Market Vectors Environment Index ETF Fund ( EVX ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is EVX with an increase of 5.65% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of RSG at 10.29%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

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Referenced Stocks: RSG , WM , VE , EVX

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