LTC Properties, Inc. (LTC) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 18, 2014
LTC Properties, Inc. ( LTC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 18, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.17 per share is scheduled to be paid on February 28, 2014. Shareholders who purchased LTC stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 6th quarter that LTC has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $36.39, the dividend yield is 5.61%.
The previous trading day's last sale of LTC was $36.39, representing a -25.26% decrease from the 52 week high of $48.69 and a 6.09% increase over the 52 week low of $34.30.
LTC is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Simon Property Group, Inc. ( SPG ) and American Tower Corporation (REIT) ( AMT ). LTC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.62. Zacks Investment Research reports LTC's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 4.57%, compared to an industry average of 7.5%.