Trinity Industries, Inc. ( TRN ) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 13, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.1 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 30, 2015. Shareholders who purchased TRN prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that TRN has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $35.76, the dividend yield is 1.12%.
The previous trading day's last sale of TRN was $35.76, representing a -29.57% decrease from the 52 week high of $50.77 and a 46.5% increase over the 52 week low of $24.41.
TRN is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes companies such as Union Pacific Corporation ( UNP ) and Canadian National Railway Company ( CNI ). TRN's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $4.2. Zacks Investment Research reports TRN's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as 2.49%, compared to an industry average of 8.9%.
Interested in gaining exposure to TRN through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have TRN as a top-10 holding:
The top-performing ETF of this group is RFG with an increase of 7.72% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of TRN at 2.61%.
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