Ryder System, Inc. (R) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 21, 2020. A cash dividend payment of $0.56 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 18, 2020. Shareholders who purchased R prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 5th quarter that R has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $39.57, the dividend yield is 5.66%.
The previous trading day's last sale of R was $39.57, representing a -31.04% decrease from the 52 week high of $57.38 and a 74.93% increase over the 52 week low of $22.62.
R is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Amerco (UHAL) and Avis Budget Group, Inc. (CAR). R's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$6.29. Zacks Investment Research reports R's forecasted earnings growth in 2020 as -153.93%, compared to an industry average of -26.9%.
Interested in gaining exposure to R through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have R as a top-10 holding:
- Invesco High Yield Equity Dividend Achievers ETF (PEY)
- Principal U.S. Small-Cap Multi-Factor Index ETF (PSC).
The top-performing ETF of this group is PSC with an increase of 33.47% over the last 100 days. PEY has the highest percent weighting of R at 2.61%.
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