Range Resources Corporation (RRC) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 12, 2013
Range Resources Corporation ( RRC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 12, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.04 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 31, 2013. Shareholders who purchased RRC stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 23rd quarter that RRC has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $81.48, the dividend yield is .2%.
The previous trading day's last sale of RRC was $81.48, representing a -4.4% decrease from the 52 week high of $85.23 and a 33.51% increase over the 52 week low of $61.03.
RRC is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies such as PetroChina Company Limited ( PTR ) and TotalFinaElf, S.A. ( TOT ). RRC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.85. Zacks Investment Research reports RRC's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -4.35%, compared to an industry average of 4%.
Interested in gaining exposure to RRC through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have RRC as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares WilderHill Progressive Energy Portfolio ( PUW ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is PUW with an increase of 11.1% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of RRC at 2%.