Royal Bank of Canada (RY) : Nexus Investment Management scooped up 7,150 additional shares in Royal Bank of Canada during the most recent quarter end , the firm said in a disclosure report filed with the SEC on Oct 12, 2016. The investment management firm now holds a total of 465,519 shares of Royal Bank of Canada which is valued at $28,838,902.Royal Bank of Canada makes up approximately 5.33% of Nexus Investment Management’s portfolio.
Other Hedge Funds, Including , Hexavest boosted its stake in RY in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 4,757 additional shares and now holds a total of 278,918 shares of Royal Bank of Canada which is valued at $17,278,970. Royal Bank of Canada makes up approx 0.31% of Hexavest’s portfolio.Carroll Financial Associates boosted its stake in RY in the latest quarter, The investment management firm added 1,805 additional shares and now holds a total of 15,990 shares of Royal Bank of Canada which is valued at $991,060. Royal Bank of Canada makes up approx 0.15% of Carroll Financial Associates’s portfolio. Cutler Group Lp sold out all of its stake in RY during the most recent quarter. The investment firm sold 100 shares of RY which is valued $6,198.Independent Portfolio Consultants reduced its stake in RY by selling 210 shares or 2.18% in the most recent quarter. The Hedge Fund company now holds 9,422 shares of RY which is valued at $583,504. Royal Bank of Canada makes up approx 0.18% of Independent Portfolio Consultants’s portfolio.
Royal Bank of Canada closed down -0.03 points or -0.05% at $61.95 with 6,44,023 shares getting traded on Tuesday. Post opening the session at $62.04, the shares hit an intraday low of $61.55 and an intraday high of $62.24 and the price fluctuated in this range throughout the day.Shares ended Tuesday session in Red.
On the company’s financial health, Royal Bank of Canada reported $1.72 EPS for the quarter, beating the analyst consensus estimate by $ 0.02 according to the earnings call on Aug 24, 2016. Analyst had a consensus of $1.70.Analysts expectations of $ 9776.41.During the same quarter in the previous year, the company posted $1.66 EPS.
Investors should note that on Aug 24, 2016, Royal Bank of Canada announced a cash dividend of $0.8300. The company’s management has announced Oct 24, 2016 as the ex-dividend date and fixed the record date on Oct 26, 2016. The payable date has been fixed on Nov 24, 2016.
Royal Bank of Canada (RBC) is a diversified financial services company. The Company provides personal and commercial banking wealth management services insurance investor services and capital markets products and services on a global basis. It operates in five segments: Personal & Commercial Banking which operates comprises its personal and business banking operations as well as its auto financing and retail investment businesses; Wealth Management which comprises Canadian Wealth Management United States and International Wealth Management and Global Asset Management (GAM); Insurance which operates under two business lines: Canadian Insurance and International Insurance; Investor & Treasury Services which is a provider of asset servicing custody payments and treasury services and Capital Markets which comprises two business lines: Corporate and Investment Banking and Global Markets. It operates in three geographic segments: Canada United States and Other International.