Hatteras Financial Corp (HTS) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for September 26, 2013

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Hatteras Financial Corp ( HTS ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 26, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.55 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 25, 2013. Shareholders who purchased HTS stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an -21.43% decrease from the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $19.76, the dividend yield is 11.13%.

The previous trading day's last sale of HTS was $19.76, representing a -33.29% decrease from the 52 week high of $29.62 and a 13.3% increase over the 52 week low of $17.44.

HTS is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Simon Property Group, Inc. ( SPG ) and American Tower Corporation (REIT) ( AMT ). HTS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.13. Zacks Investment Research reports HTS's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -34.5%, compared to an industry average of -11.9%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the HTS Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to HTS through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have HTS as a top-10 holding:

  • iShares Mortgage Real Estate Capped ETF ( REM ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is REM with an decrease of -22.68% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of HTS at 3.59%.



The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc.



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