Why Ritchie Bros Auctioneers is a Top 10 SAFE International Dividend Stock (RBA)

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Ritchie Bros Auctioneers Inc (Symbol: RBA) has been named to the Dividend Channel ''International S.A.F.E. 10'' list, signifying an international stock with above-average ''DividendRank'' statistics including a strong 2.1% yield, as well as a superb track record of at least five years of dividend growth, according to the most recent ''DividendRank'' report.

According to the ETF Finder at ETF Channel , Ritchie Bros Auctioneers Inc is an underlying holding representing 0.82% of the Powershares International Dividend Achievers ETF ( PID ), which holds $6,284,599 worth of RBA shares.

Ritchie Bros Auctioneers Inc (Symbol: RBA) made the "Dividend Channel International S.A.F.E. 10" list because of these qualities: S . Solid return - hefty yield and strong DividendRank characteristics; A. Accelerating amount - consistent dividend increases over time; F . Flawless five year history - never a missed or lowered dividend; E. Enduring - at least a half-decade of dividend payments.

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The annualized dividend paid by Ritchie Bros Auctioneers Inc is $0.72/share, currently paid in quarterly installments, and its most recent dividend ex-date was on 08/28/2018. Below is a long-term dividend history chart for RBA, which the report stressed as being of key importance.


RBA operates in the Business Services & Equipment sector, among companies like Visa Inc ( V ), and Mastercard Inc ( MA ).

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: Investing , Options
Referenced Symbols: PID , V , MA , RBA

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