Trinity Industries, Inc. ( TRN ) will begin trading ex-dividend on October 12, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.13 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 31, 2018. Shareholders who purchased TRN prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 6th quarter that TRN has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $37.45, the dividend yield is 1.39%.
The previous trading day's last sale of TRN was $37.45, representing a -4.83% decrease from the 52 week high of $39.35 and a 23.23% increase over the 52 week low of $30.39.
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 $4.54. Zacks Investment Research reports TRN's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 7.89%, compared to an industry average of 17.3%.
Interested in gaining exposure to TRN through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have TRN as a top-10 holding:
- Strategy Shares US Market Rotation Strategy ETF ( HUSE )
- Invesco S&P Midcap 400 Pure Value ETF ( RFV )
- Principal Contrarian Value Index ETF ( PVAL )
- iShares Global Utilities ETF ( JXI )
- SPDR Portfolio Small Cap ETF ( SPSM ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is JXI with an increase of 2.73% over the last 100 days. HUSE has the highest percent weighting of TRN at 1%.
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