Ryder System, Inc. (R) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 14, 2013


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Ryder System, Inc. ( R ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 14, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.31 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 15, 2013. Shareholders who purchased R stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that R has paid the same dividend.

The previous trading day's last sale of R was $57.36, representing a -3.34% decrease from the 52 week high of $59.35 and a 75.09% increase over the 52 week low of $32.76.

R is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Hertz Global Holdings, Inc ( HTZ ) and Amerco ( UHAL ). R's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $4.1. Zacks Investment Research reports R's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 17.8%, compared to an industry average of 14.6%.

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

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 ( IYT ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is IYT with an increase of 12.62% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of R at 5.19%.

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