Republic Services, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 30, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.26 per share is scheduled to be paid on
January 15, 2014. Shareholders who purchased RSG stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
represents an 10.64% increase over the same period a year ago. At
the current stock price of $33.67, the dividend yield is 3.09%.
The previous trading day's last sale of RSG was $33.67,
representing a -5.45% decrease from the 52 week high of $35.61 and
a 16.85% increase over the 52 week low of $28.82.
RSG is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes
companies such as Waste Management, Inc. (
) and Stericycle, Inc. (
). RSG's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.31. Zacks Investment Research reports RSG's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 5.71%, compared to an
industry average of 9.9%.
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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 (
The top-performing ETF of this group is EVX with an increase of
15.87% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of RSG at 9.79%.