Royal Bank Of Canada (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on July 22, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.6605 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 22,
2014. Shareholders who purchased RY stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
2.24% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price
of $74.22, the dividend yield is 3.56%.
The previous trading day's last sale of RY was $74.22,
representing a -0.56% decrease from the 52 week high of $74.64 and
a 22.37% increase over the 52 week low of $60.65.
RY is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies
such as Banco Santander, S.A. (
) and Westpac Banking Corporation (
). RY's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $5.35. Zacks Investment Research reports RY's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 6.63%, compared to an
industry average of 9.9%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to RY through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have RY as a top-10 holding:
- Merrill Lynch Regional Bank HOLDRS (
- iShares International Preferred Stock ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is IPFF with an increase of
6.4% over the last 100 days. RKH has the highest percent weighting
of RY at 5.08%.