Ross Stores, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 04, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.17 per share is scheduled to be paid on
September 30, 2013. Shareholders who purchased ROST stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This marks the 3rd quarter that ROST has paid the same dividend. At
the current stock price of $67.26, the dividend yield is 1.01%.
The previous trading day's last sale of ROST was $67.26,
representing a -5.08% decrease from the 52 week high of $70.86 and
a 29.32% increase over the 52 week low of $52.01.
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 $3.84. Zacks Investment Research reports ROST's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 11.54%, compared to an
industry average of 3.3%.
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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:
- Guggenheim Mid-Cap Core ETF (
- PowerShares S&P 500 High Quality Portfolio (
- PowerShares Fundamental Pure Mid Growth Portfolio (
- PowerShares Dividend Achievers (
The top-performing ETF of this group is CZA with an increase of
4.55% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of ROST at 2.49%.