Republic Services, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 27, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.235 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 15,
2013. 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 $33.48, the dividend yield is 2.81%.
The previous trading day's last sale of RSG was $33.48,
representing a -5.1% decrease from the 52 week high of $35.28 and a
33.12% increase over the 52 week low of $25.15.
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 $1.51. Zacks Investment Research reports RSG's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 5.86%, compared to an
industry average of 15.5%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
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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 (
- Guggenheim Mid-Cap Core ETF (
- Guggenheim Defensive Equity ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is EVX with an increase of
9.99% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of RSG at 10.41%.