Raymond James Financial, Inc. ( RJF ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 29, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.18 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 15, 2015. Shareholders who purchased RJF prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that RJF has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $49.67, the dividend yield is 1.45%.
The previous trading day's last sale of RJF was $49.67, representing a -19.65% decrease from the 52 week high of $61.82 and a 3.35% increase over the 52 week low of $48.06.
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 $3.49. Zacks Investment Research reports RJF's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as 6.73%, compared to an industry average of 10%.
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 ETF ( IAI ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is IAI with an decrease of -8.16% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of RJF at 4.85%.