Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers Incorporated (RBA) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for November 24, 2015
Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers Incorporated ( RBA ) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 24, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.16 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 18, 2015. Shareholders who purchased RBA prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 14.29% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current stock price of $26.87, the dividend yield is 2.38%.
The previous trading day's last sale of RBA was $26.87, representing a -12.9% decrease from the 52 week high of $30.85 and a 11.31% increase over the 52 week low of $24.14.
RBA is a part of the Miscellaneous sector, which includes companies such as Alibaba Group Holding Limited ( BABA ) and Visa Inc. ( V ). RBA's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.11. Zacks Investment Research reports RBA's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as 26.6%, compared to an industry average of -.2%.