Rayonier Inc. ( RYN ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 12, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.44 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 28, 2013. Shareholders who purchased RYN stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that RYN has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of RYN was $57.46, representing a -0.64% decrease from the 52 week high of $57.83 and a 39.03% increase over the 52 week low of $41.33.
RYN is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Simon Property Group, Inc. ( SPG ) and American Tower Corporation (REIT) ( AMT ). RYN's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.17. Zacks Investment Research reports RYN's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 1.61%, compared to an industry average of 32.2%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the RYN Dividend History page.
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The top-performing ETF of this group is CUT with an increase of 23.66% over the last 100 days. WOOD has the highest percent weighting of RYN at 7.55%.
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