Reynolds American Inc (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 06, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.67 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 01,
2014. Shareholders who purchased RAI stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
6.35% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current
stock price of $59.36, the dividend yield is 4.51%.
The previous trading day's last sale of RAI was $59.36,
representing a -1.18% decrease from the 52 week high of $60.07 and
a 28.9% increase over the 52 week low of $46.05.
RAI is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which
includes companies such as Philip Morris International Inc (
) and British American Tobacco p.l.c. (
). RAI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.89. Zacks Investment Research reports RAI's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 5.02%, compared to an
industry average of 2.2%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to RAI through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have RAI as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares S&P 500 High Dividend Portfolio (
- First Trust RBA Quality Income ETF (
- WisdomTree Dividend Ex-Financials Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is SPHD with an increase of
10.15% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of RAI at 2.77%.