RPM International Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on October 17, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.24 per share is scheduled to be paid on
October 31, 2013. Shareholders who purchased RPM stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
represents an 6.67% increase over the prior quarter. At the current
stock price of $36.87, the dividend yield is 2.6%.
The previous trading day's last sale of RPM was $36.87,
representing a -1.86% decrease from the 52 week high of $37.57 and
a 44.42% increase over the 52 week low of $25.53.
RPM is a part of the Basic Industries sector, which includes
companies such as PPG Industries, Inc. (
) and Valspar Corporation (
). RPM's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.24. Zacks Investment Research reports RPM's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 13.39%, compared to an
industry average of 12.7%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to RPM through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have RPM as a top-10 holding:
- Vanguard Small-Cap Value ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is VBR with an increase of
7.01% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of RPM at 0.43%.