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Sturm, Ruger & Company, Inc. (RGR) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 05, 2012

Sturm, Ruger & Company, Inc. ( RGR ) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 05, 2012 and a cash dividend payment of $4.5 per share scheduled for December 21, 2012. Shareholders who purchased RGR stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 1078.01% increase over the prior month. At the current stock price of $58.59, the dividend yield is 92.17%.

The previous trading day's last sale of RGR was $58.59, representing a -2.53% decrease from the 52 week high of $60.11 and a 99.15% increase over the 52 week low of $29.42.

RGR is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes companies such as Smith & Wesson Holding Corporation ( SWHC ) and National Presto Industries, Inc. ( NPK ). RGR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.12. Zacks Investment Research reports RGR's forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as 54.31%, compared to an industry average of 29.9%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the RGR Dividend History page.

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

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

  • PowerShares Dynamic MagniQuant ( PIQ ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is PIQ with an increase of 1.78% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of RGR at 0.54%.

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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