Royal Gold, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 03, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.2 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 19,
2013. Shareholders who purchased RGLD stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
represents an 33.33% increase over the same period a year ago. At
the current stock price of $70.97, the dividend yield is 1.13%.
The previous trading day's last sale of RGLD was $70.97,
representing a -29.62% decrease from the 52 week high of $100.84
and a 24.51% increase over the 52 week low of $57.
RGLD is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes
companies such as BHP Billiton Limited (
) and VALE S.A. (
). RGLD's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.61. Zacks Investment Research reports RGLD's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 4.91%, compared to an
industry average of 7.9%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to RGLD through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have RGLD as a top-10 holding:
- Guggenheim S&P Midcap 400 Pure Growth ETF (
- Vanguard Small-Cap Growth ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is VBK with an increase of
13.67% over the last 100 days. RFG has the highest percent
weighting of RGLD at 1.9%.