Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 13, 2014. A cash
dividend payment of $0.25 per share is scheduled to be paid on
March 04, 2014. Shareholders who purchased RCL stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
marks the 3rd quarter that RCL has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of RCL was $52.31,
representing a -0.57% decrease from the 52 week high of $52.61 and
a 66.86% increase over the 52 week low of $31.35.
RCL is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes
companies such as General Dynamics Corporation (
) and Carnival Corporation (
). RCL's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.14. Zacks Investment Research reports RCL's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 38.75%, compared to an
industry average of 11.7%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to RCL through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have RCL as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares Dynamic Leisure & Entertainment Portfolio (
The top-performing ETF of this group is PEJ with an increase of
5.37% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of RCL at 3%.