Gladstone Land Corporation (LAND) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 14, 2014
Gladstone Land Corporation ( LAND ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 14, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.03 per share is scheduled to be paid on February 28, 2014. Shareholders who purchased LAND stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that LAND has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $13.65, the dividend yield is 2.64%.
The previous trading day's last sale of LAND was $13.65, representing a -27.16% decrease from the 52 week high of $18.74 and a 4.2% increase over the 52 week low of $13.10.
LAND is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Simon Property Group, Inc. ( SPG ) and American Tower Corporation (REIT) ( AMT ). LAND's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.07. Zacks Investment Research reports LAND's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -61.54%, compared to an industry average of 7.5%.
Interested in gaining exposure to LAND through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have LAND as a top-10 holding:
- FlexShares Global Quality Real Estate Index Fund ( GQRE ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is GQRE with an decrease of 0% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of LAND at 3.22%.