Royal Bank Of Canada (RY) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for October 22, 2013

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Royal Bank Of Canada ( RY ) will begin trading ex-dividend on October 22, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.6507 per share is scheduled to be paid on November 22, 2013. Shareholders who purchased RY stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 7.23% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $67.57, the dividend yield is 3.85%.

The previous trading day's last sale of RY was $67.57, representing a -0.4% decrease from the 52 week high of $67.84 and a 24.19% increase over the 52 week low of $54.41.

RY is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Westpac Banking Corporation ( WBK ) and Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group Inc ( MTU ). RY's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $5.24. Zacks Investment Research reports RY's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 3.46%, compared to an industry average of .6%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the RY Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to RY through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have RY as a top-10 holding:

  • Ranger Equity Bear Bear ETF ( HDGE ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is HDGE with an decrease of -12.18% over the last 100 days.



The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc.



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