Sturm, Ruger & Company, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 08, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.49 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 24, 2013.
Shareholders who purchased RGR stock prior to the ex-dividend date
are eligible for the cash dividend payment. At the current stock
price of $50.74, the dividend yield is 3.86%.
The previous trading day's last sale of RGR was $50.74,
representing a -15.59% decrease from the 52 week high of $60.11 and
a 48.28% increase over the 52 week low of $34.22.
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 $3.99. Zacks Investment Research reports RGR's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 16.67%, compared to an
industry average of 13.2%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
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Interested in gaining exposure to RGR through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have RGR as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares DWA SmallCap Technical Leaders Portfolio (
- PowerShares Dynamic MagniQuant (
The top-performing ETF of this group is DWAS with an increase of
23.04% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of RGR at 0.84%.