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Republic Services, Inc. (RSG) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 31, 2018

Republic Services, Inc. ( RSG ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 31, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.375 per share is scheduled to be paid on January 15, 2019. Shareholders who purchased RSG prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 8.7% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $71.96, the dividend yield is 2.08%.

The previous trading day's last sale of RSG was $71.96, representing a -8.38% decrease from the 52 week high of $78.54 and a 19.42% increase over the 52 week low of $60.26.

RSG is a part of the Public Utilities sector, which includes companies such as Waste Management, Inc. ( WM ) and Waste Connections, Inc. ( WCN ). RSG's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $4.22. Zacks Investment Research reports RSG's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 26.2%, compared to an industry average of 24.2%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the RSG Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to RSG through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?

The following ETF(s) have RSG as a top-10 holding:

  • VanEck Vectors Environmental Services ETF ( EVX )
  • Invesco S&P 500 Equal Weight Industrials Portfolio ( RGI )
  • SPDR SSGA US Large Cap Low Volatility Index ETF ( LGLV )
  • WisdomTree Trust ( USMF )
  • iShares Trust ( USMV ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is USMV with an decrease of -5.88% over the last 100 days. EVX has the highest percent weighting of RSG at 10.78%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.


The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

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