Trinity Industries, Inc. ( TRN ) has announced an ex-dividend date of January 11, 2013 and a cash dividend payment of $0.11 per share scheduled for January 31, 2013. Shareholders who purchased TRN stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that TRN has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of TRN was $36.24, representing a -3.18% decrease from the 52 week high of $37.43 and a 68.32% increase over the 52 week low of $21.53.
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 $3. Zacks Investment Research reports TRN's forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as 89.64%, compared to an industry average of 12.8%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the TRN Dividend History page.
Interested in gaining exposure to TRN through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have TRN as a top-10 holding:
- Guggenheim Global Dividend Opportunities Index ETF ( LVL )
- First Trust Industrials AlphaDEX ( FXR )
- iShares Morningstar Small Value Index Fund ( JKL ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is FXR with an increase of 9.57% over the last 100 days. LVL has the highest percent weighting of TRN at 3.23%.