Ryder System, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 14, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.34 per share is scheduled to be paid on
December 20, 2013. Shareholders who purchased R stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
represents an 9.68% increase over the same period a year ago. At
the current stock price of $65.43, the dividend yield is 2.08%.
The previous trading day's last sale of R was $65.43,
representing a -2.45% decrease from the 52 week high of $67.07 and
a 52.95% increase over the 52 week low of $42.78.
R is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes
companies such as Hertz Global Holdings, Inc (
) and Amerco (
). R's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $4.36. Zacks Investment Research reports R's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 19.62%, compared to an
industry average of 6.1%.
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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 (
- SPDR S&P Transportation ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is XTN with an increase of
17.07% over the last 100 days. IYT has the highest percent
weighting of R at 4.84%.