Rock-Tenn Company (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 05, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.35 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 19, 2014.
Shareholders who purchased RKT stock prior to the ex-dividend date
are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd
quarter that RKT has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $96.33, the dividend yield is 1.45%.
The previous trading day's last sale of RKT was $96.33,
representing a -23.58% decrease from the 52 week high of $126.05
and a 4.57% increase over the 52 week low of $92.12.
RKT is a part of the Consumer Durables sector, which includes
companies such as Kimberly-Clark Corporation (
) and Ball Corporation (
). RKT's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $6.94. Zacks Investment Research reports RKT's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 3.94%, compared to an
industry average of 18.8%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to RKT through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have RKT as a top-10 holding:
- First Trust Materials AlphaDEX Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is FXZ with an increase of
6.75% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of RKT at 3.27%.