Regal Beloit Corporation ( RBC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 30, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.23 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 16, 2015. Shareholders who purchased RBC prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 4.55% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current stock price of $57.27, the dividend yield is 1.61%.
The previous trading day's last sale of RBC was $57.27, representing a -29.61% decrease from the 52 week high of $81.36 and a 0.79% increase over the 52 week low of $56.82.
RBC is a part of the Consumer Durables sector, which includes companies such as Precision Castparts Corporation ( PCP ) and Baker Hughes Incorporated ( BHI ). RBC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.64. Zacks Investment Research reports RBC's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as 27.01%, compared to an industry average of 6.3%.
Interested in gaining exposure to RBC through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have RBC as a top-10 holding:
- Direxion All Cap Insider Sentiment Shares ( KNOW ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is KNOW with an decrease of -7.4% over the last 100 days.
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