Ross Stores, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 06, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.2 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 30, 2014.
Shareholders who purchased ROST stock prior to the ex-dividend date
are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
17.65% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current
stock price of $68.62, the dividend yield is 1.17%.
The previous trading day's last sale of ROST was $68.62,
representing a -16.31% decrease from the 52 week high of $81.99 and
a 9.53% increase over the 52 week low of $62.65.
ROST is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes
companies such as TJX Companies, Inc. (
) and Gap, Inc. (
). ROST's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $3.95. Zacks Investment Research reports ROST's
forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as 8.94%, compared to an
industry average of 10.7%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to ROST through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have ROST as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares S&P 500 High Quality Portfolio (
- PowerShares Fundamental Pure Mid Growth Portfolio (
- PowerShares Dividend Achievers (
The top-performing ETF of this group is PXMG with an increase of
5.85% over the last 100 days. SPHQ has the highest percent
weighting of ROST at 1.12%.