Ingersoll-Rand plc (Ireland) ( IR ) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 07, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.45 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 29, 2018. Shareholders who purchased IR prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that IR has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $88.41, the dividend yield is 2.04%.
The previous trading day's last sale of IR was $88.41, representing a -9.48% decrease from the 52 week high of $97.67 and a 11.03% increase over the 52 week low of $79.63.
IR is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes companies such as Honeywell International Inc. ( HON ) and Aptiv PLC ( APTV ). IR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $5.1. Zacks Investment Research reports IR's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 17.21%, compared to an industry average of 22.6%.
Interested in gaining exposure to IR through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have IR as a top-10 holding:
- John Hancock Multifactor Industrials ETF ( JHMI ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is JHMI with an decrease of -2.7% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of IR at 1.11%.