Newcastle Investment Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 26, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.1 per share is scheduled to be paid on
January 31, 2014. Shareholders who purchased NCT stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
represents an -54.55% decrease from the same period a year ago. At
the current stock price of $5.7, the dividend yield is 7.02%.
The previous trading day's last sale of NCT was $5.7,
representing a -54.36% decrease from the 52 week high of $12.49 and
a 21.28% increase over the 52 week low of $4.70.
NCT is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes
companies such as Simon Property Group, Inc. (
) and American Tower Corporation (REIT) (
). NCT's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $.76. Zacks Investment Research reports NCT's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -60.68%, compared to an
industry average of -13.9%.
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