Roper Industries, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on July 10, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.165 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 26,
2013. Shareholders who purchased ROP stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd
quarter that ROP has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $126.92, the dividend yield is .52%.
The previous trading day's last sale of ROP was $126.92,
representing a -1.39% decrease from the 52 week high of $128.71 and
a 37.17% increase over the 52 week low of $92.53.
ROP is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes
companies such as Danaher Corporation (
) and Canon, Inc. (
). ROP's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $5.01. Zacks Investment Research reports ROP's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 17.57%, compared to an
industry average of 8.4%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
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Interested in gaining exposure to ROP through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have ROP as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares Global Water Portfolio (
- PowerShares Water Resource Port (
- First Trust ISE Water Index Fund (
- PowerShares Cleantech Portfolio (
- iShares Morningstar Mid Growth Index Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is JKH with an increase of
7.98% over the last 100 days. PIO has the highest percent weighting
of ROP at 8.24%.