CRH PLC (CRH) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 05, 2014
CRH PLC ( CRH ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 05, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.603768 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 19, 2014. Shareholders who purchased CRH stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 143.03% increase over the prior quarter.
The previous trading day's last sale of CRH was $28.82, representing a -4.13% decrease from the 52 week high of $30.06 and a 48.1% increase over the 52 week low of $19.46.
CRH is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes companies such as Cemex S.A.B. de C.V. ( CX ) and James Hardie Industries plc. ( JHX ). Zacks Investment Research reports CRH's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 54.88%, compared to an industry average of 19.4%.
Interested in gaining exposure to CRH through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have CRH as a top-10 holding:
- iShares MSCI Ireland Capped ETF ( EIRL ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is EIRL with an increase of 20.04% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of CRH at 23.37%.