H&R Block, Inc. (HRB) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 12, 2019. A cash dividend payment of $0.26 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 01, 2019. Shareholders who purchased HRB prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 4% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $24.45, the dividend yield is 4.25%.
The previous trading day's last sale of HRB was $24.45, representing a -17.45% decrease from the 52 week high of $29.62 and a 6.49% increase over the 52 week low of $22.96.
HRB is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Johnson Controls International plc (JCI) and TAL Education Group (TAL). HRB's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.07. Zacks Investment Research reports HRB's forecasted earnings growth in 2020 as -7.67%, compared to an industry average of %.
Interested in gaining exposure to HRB through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have HRB as a top-10 holding:
- First Trust Nasdaq Retail ETF (FTXD)
- Arrow QVM Equity Factor ETF (QVM)
- WisdomTree U.S. MidCap Fund (EZM)
- Deep Value ETF (DVP).
The top-performing ETF of this group is FTXD with an increase of 7.23% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of HRB at 6.05%.
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