Diamondrock Hospitality Company (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 26, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.085 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 12,
2013. Shareholders who purchased DRH stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
6.25% increase over the prior quarter.
The previous trading day's last sale of DRH was $9.02,
representing a -18.07% decrease from the 52 week high of $11.01 and
a 11.22% increase over the 52 week low of $8.11.
DRH is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes
companies such as Simon Property Group, Inc. (
) and American Tower Corporation (REIT) (
). DRH's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is -$.08. Zacks Investment Research reports DRH's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -6.41%, compared to an
industry average of 7.6%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
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Interested in gaining exposure to DRH through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have DRH as a top-10 holding:
- iShares Small Cap 600/BARRA Value Index Fund (
- SPDR S&P 600 Small Cap Value ETF (based on S&P
SmallCap Value (
- Vanguard S&P Small-Cap 600 Value ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is VIOV with an increase of
12.31% over the last 100 days. IJS has the highest percent
weighting of DRH at 0.76%.