Ralph Lauren Corporation (RL) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for September 25, 2013
Ralph Lauren Corporation ( RL ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 25, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.4 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 11, 2013. Shareholders who purchased RL stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 6th quarter that RL has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $165, the dividend yield is .97%.
The previous trading day's last sale of RL was $165, representing a -14.08% decrease from the 52 week high of $192.03 and a 14.47% increase over the 52 week low of $144.14.
RL is a part of the Consumer Non-Durables sector, which includes companies such as V.F. Corporation ( VFC ) and Coach, Inc. ( COH ). RL's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $7.91. Zacks Investment Research reports RL's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 6.54%, compared to an industry average of 5.1%.
Interested in gaining exposure to RL through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have RL as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares Fundamental Pure Mid Growth Portfolio ( PXMG ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is PXMG with an increase of 5.71% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of RL at 0.69%.