Royal Gold, Inc. (RGLD) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for July 01, 2014


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Royal Gold, Inc. ( RGLD ) will begin trading ex-dividend on July 01, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.21 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 18, 2014. Shareholders who purchased RGLD stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that RGLD has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $74.77, the dividend yield is 1.12%.

The previous trading day's last sale of RGLD was $74.77, representing a -2.71% decrease from the 52 week high of $76.85 and a 89.2% increase over the 52 week low of $39.52.

RGLD is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes companies such as BHP Billiton Limited ( BHP ) and Rio Tinto Plc ( RIO ). RGLD's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.86. Zacks Investment Research reports RGLD's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as -24.18%, compared to an industry average of -2.6%.

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

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

  • SPDR S&P Metals & Mining ETF ( XME ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is XME with an increase of 7.73% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of RGLD at 3.42%.

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

This article appears in: News Headlines Stocks
Referenced Stocks: RGLD , BHP , RIO , XME

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