Royal Bank Of Canada (RY) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for July 25, 2018

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Royal Bank Of Canada ( RY ) will begin trading ex-dividend on July 25, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.716 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 24, 2018. Shareholders who purchased RY prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an -3.24% decrease from the prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $77.34, the dividend yield is 3.7%.

The previous trading day's last sale of RY was $77.34, representing a -11.21% decrease from the 52 week high of $87.10 and a 6.51% increase over the 52 week low of $72.61.

RY is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Toronto Dominion Bank ( TD ) and HDFC Bank Limited ( HDB ). RY's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $6.1. Zacks Investment Research reports RY's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 8.1%, compared to an industry average of 5.9%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the RY Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to RY through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have RY as a top-10 holding:

  • iShares Trust ( IPFF )
  • EcoLogical Strategy ETF ( HECO ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is HECO with an increase of 0.83% over the last 100 days. IPFF has the highest percent weighting of RY at 1.94%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

This article appears in: News Headlines , Stocks
Referenced Symbols: RY , TD , HDB , IPFF , HECO

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