AAR Corp. ( AIR ) will begin trading ex-dividend on October 18, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.075 per share is scheduled to be paid on November 04, 2013. Shareholders who purchased AIR stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 11th quarter that AIR has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $27.52, the dividend yield is 1.09%.
The previous trading day's last sale of AIR was $27.52, representing a -8.3% decrease from the 52 week high of $30.01 and a 107.39% increase over the 52 week low of $13.27.
AIR is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes companies such as United Technologies Corporation ( UTX ) and Boeing Company ( BA ). AIR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.36. Zacks Investment Research reports AIR's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 46.14%, compared to an industry average of -.1%.
Interested in gaining exposure to AIR through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have AIR as a top-10 holding:
- Schwab U.S. Small-Cap ETF ( SCHA )
- Guggenheim S&P Smallcap 600 Pure Value ETF ( RZV )
- Schwab U.S. Broad Market ETF ( SCHB ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is SCHA with an increase of 10.51% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of AIR at 5.03%.
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