Royal Bank Of Canada (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 23, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.614 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 24,
2013. Shareholders who purchased RY stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
0.99% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price
of $59.84, the dividend yield is 4.1%.
The previous trading day's last sale of RY was $59.84,
representing a -6.62% decrease from the 52 week high of $64.08 and
a 27.86% increase over the 52 week low of $46.80.
RY is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies
such as Westpac Banking Corporation (
) and Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group Inc (
). RY's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $5.03. Zacks Investment Research reports RY's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 5.16%, compared to an
industry average of -1%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
dates, visit the
Interested in gaining exposure to RY through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have RY as a top-10 holding:
- db-X trackers MSCI Canada Hedged Equity Fund (
- PowerShares KBW International Financial Portfolio ETF (
- AdvisorShares Pring Turner Business Cycle ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is KBWX with an decrease of
-10.84% over the last 100 days. DBCN has the highest percent
weighting of RY at 6.82%.