R.R. Donnelley & Sons Company (RRD) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for January 23, 2013


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R.R. Donnelley & Sons Company ( RRD ) will begin trading ex-dividend on January 23, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.26 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 01, 2013. Shareholders who purchased RRD stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 39th quarter that RRD has paid the same dividend.

The previous trading day's last sale of RRD was $9.42, representing a -34.26% decrease from the 52 week high of $14.33 and a 13.49% increase over the 52 week low of $8.30.

RRD is a part of the Miscellaneous sector, which includes companies such as Thomson Reuters Corp ( TRI ) and Reed Elsevier PLC ( RUK ). RRD's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$.69. Zacks Investment Research reports RRD's forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as -.92%, compared to an industry average of 2.9%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the RRD Dividend History page.

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

  • WisdomTree Trust SmallCap Dividend Fund ( DES )
  • Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Industrials ETF ( RGI )
  • First Trust DJ Global Select Dividend ( FGD ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is RGI with an increase of 13.71% over the last 100 days. DES has the highest percent weighting of RRD at 1.92%.

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

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