Western Asset Mortgage Capital Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 26, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $2.35 per share is scheduled to be paid on
January 28, 2014. Shareholders who purchased WMC stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
represents an 161.11% increase over the prior quarter. At the
current stock price of $17.4, the dividend yield is 54.02%.
The previous trading day's last sale of WMC was $17.4,
representing a -27.44% decrease from the 52 week high of $23.98 and
a 19.59% increase over the 52 week low of $14.55.
WMC is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes
companies such as Simon Property Group, Inc. (
) and American Tower Corporation (REIT) (
). WMC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is -$.97.
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