Raymond James Financial, Inc. ( RJF ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 30, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.2 per share is scheduled to be paid on January 15, 2016. Shareholders who purchased RJF prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 11.11% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $58.44, the dividend yield is 1.37%.
The previous trading day's last sale of RJF was $58.44, representing a -5.47% decrease from the 52 week high of $61.82 and a 27.43% increase over the 52 week low of $45.86.
RJF is a part of the Finance sector, which includes companies such as Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. ( GS ) and Morgan Stanley ( MS ). RJF's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.43. Zacks Investment Research reports RJF's forecasted earnings growth in 2016 as 10.01%, compared to an industry average of 3.4%.
Interested in gaining exposure to RJF through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have RJF as a top-10 holding:
- iShares U.S. Broker-Dealers & Securities Exchanges ETF ( IAI ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is IAI with an decrease of -5.94% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of RJF at 4.37%.