W.P. Carey Inc. (WPC) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 27, 2014


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W.P. Carey Inc. ( WPC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 27, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.895 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 15, 2014. Shareholders who purchased WPC stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an -8.67% decrease from the prior quarter.

The previous trading day's last sale of WPC was $61.61, representing a -22.35% decrease from the 52 week high of $79.34 and a 11.55% increase over the 52 week low of $55.23.

WPC is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Simon Property Group, Inc. ( SPG ) and American Tower Corporation (REIT) ( AMT ). WPC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.42. Zacks Investment Research reports WPC's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 62.77%, compared to an industry average of 8%.

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

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