Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 19, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.12 per share is scheduled to be paid on
March 06, 2013. 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 $35.61,
representing a -7.65% decrease from the 52 week high of $38.56 and
a 60.99% increase over the 52 week low of $22.12.
RCL is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes
companies such as Carnival Plc ADS (
) and General Dynamics Corporation (
). RCL's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $.07. Zacks Investment Research reports RCL's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 26.14%, compared to an
industry average of 27%.
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