Ryder System, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 14, 2014. A cash
dividend payment of $0.37 per share is scheduled to be paid on
September 19, 2014. Shareholders who purchased R stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
represents an 8.82% increase over the prior quarter. At the current
stock price of $86.74, the dividend yield is 1.71%.
The previous trading day's last sale of R was $86.74,
representing a -5.63% decrease from the 52 week high of $91.91 and
a 57.22% increase over the 52 week low of $55.17.
R is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes
companies such as Hertz Global Holdings, Inc (
) and Avis Budget Group, Inc. (
). R's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $4.88. Zacks Investment Research reports R's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 14.38%, compared to an
industry average of 18.6%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to R through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have R as a top-10 holding:
- iShares Dow Jones Transportation Average Index Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is IYT with an increase of
8.01% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of R at 4.95%.