Education Realty Trust Inc. (EDR) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for July 29, 2013
Education Realty Trust Inc. ( EDR ) will begin trading ex-dividend on July 29, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.11 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 15, 2013. Shareholders who purchased EDR stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 10% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $10.15, the dividend yield is 4.33%.
The previous trading day's last sale of EDR was $10.15, representing a -13.76% decrease from the 52 week high of $11.77 and a 8.32% increase over the 52 week low of $9.37.
EDR is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Simon Property Group, Inc. ( SPG ) and American Tower Corporation (REIT) ( AMT ). EDR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.08. Zacks Investment Research reports EDR's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 16.11%, compared to an industry average of 10.3%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the EDR Dividend History page.