Ryder System, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 16, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.31 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 21,
2013. Shareholders who purchased R stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th
quarter that R has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $61.54, the dividend yield is 2.01%.
The previous trading day's last sale of R was $61.54,
representing a -0.31% decrease from the 52 week high of $61.73 and
a 87.85% 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 (
) and Avis Budget Group, Inc. (
). R's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $4.2. Zacks Investment Research reports R's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 19.91%, compared to an
industry average of 9.6%.
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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 (
- iShares Morningstar Small Value Index Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is IYT with an increase of
21.8% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of R at 5.44%.