STARWOOD PROPERTY TRUST, INC. (STWD) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 27, 2013


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STARWOOD PROPERTY TRUST, INC. ( STWD ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 27, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.46 per share is scheduled to be paid on January 15, 2014. Shareholders who purchased STWD stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that STWD has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $27.84, the dividend yield is 6.61%.

The previous trading day's last sale of STWD was $27.84, representing a -3.8% decrease from the 52 week high of $28.94 and a 23.35% increase over the 52 week low of $22.57.

STWD is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Simon Property Group, Inc. ( SPG ) and American Tower Corporation (REIT) ( AMT ). STWD's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.78. Zacks Investment Research reports STWD's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 6.82%, compared to an industry average of -13.9%.

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

Interested in gaining exposure to STWD through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have STWD 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 -6.66% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of STWD at 7.94%.

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
Referenced Symbols: AMT , REM , SPG , STWD


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