Reynolds American Inc (
) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 06, 2012 and a cash
dividend payment of $0.59 per share scheduled for January 02, 2013.
Shareholders who purchased RAI stock prior to the ex-dividend date
are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd
quarter that RAI has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $43.9, the dividend yield is 5.38%.
The previous trading day's last sale of RAI was $43.9,
representing a -6.46% decrease from the 52 week high of $46.93 and
a 12.71% increase over the 52 week low of $38.95.
RAI is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which
includes companies such as Philip Morris International Inc (
) and British American Tobacco Industries, p.l.c. (
). RAI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.51. Zacks Investment Research reports RAI's
forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as 4.86%, compared to an
industry average of 4.5%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
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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 Dynamic Consumer Staples (
- Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Consumer Staples ETF (
- Russell 1000 Low Beta ETF (LBTA)
- WisdomTree Dividend Ex-Financials Fund (
- Guggenheim Defensive Equity ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is LBTA with an increase of
8.08% over the last 100 days. PSL has the highest percent weighting
of RAI at 2.69%.