Sturm, Ruger & Company, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 14, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.65 per share is scheduled to be paid on
August 30, 2013. Shareholders who purchased RGR stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
represents an 32.65% increase over the prior quarter. At the
current stock price of $56.35, the dividend yield is 4.61%.
The previous trading day's last sale of RGR was $56.35,
representing a -6.26% decrease from the 52 week high of $60.11 and
a 40.88% increase over the 52 week low of $40.
RGR is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes
companies such as Smith & Wesson Holding Corporation (
) and National Presto Industries, Inc. (
). RGR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $4.71. Zacks Investment Research reports RGR's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 43.06%, compared to an
industry average of 19.8%.
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