RLJ Lodging Trust (RLJ) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for June 26, 2013


Shutterstock photo

RLJ Lodging Trust ( RLJ ) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 26, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.205 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 15, 2013. Shareholders who purchased RLJ stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that RLJ has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $21.86, the dividend yield is 3.75%.

The previous trading day's last sale of RLJ was $21.86, representing a -8.92% decrease from the 52 week high of $24 and a 31.61% increase over the 52 week low of $16.61.

RLJ is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Simon Property Group, Inc. ( SPG ) and American Tower Corporation (REIT) ( AMT ). RLJ's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.53.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the RLJ Dividend History page.

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

  • PowerShares Fundamental Pure Small Growth Portfolio ( PXSG )
  • iShares Russell 2000 Value Index Fund ( IWN ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is IWN with an increase of 4.92% over the last 100 days. PXSG has the highest percent weighting of RLJ at 0.66%.

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

This article appears in: News Headlines , Stocks
More Headlines for: AMT , IWN , PXSG , RLJ , SPG

More from NASDAQ.com News


NASDAQ.com News

NASDAQ.com News

Market News
Follow on:

Find a Credit Card

Select a credit card product by:
Select an offer:
Data Provided by BankRate.com