Retail Opportunity Investments Corp. (ROIC) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 12, 2013
Retail Opportunity Investments Corp. ( ROIC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 12, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.15 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 30, 2013. Shareholders who purchased ROIC stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that ROIC has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $14.92, the dividend yield is 4.02%.
The previous trading day's last sale of ROIC was $14.92, representing a -5.51% decrease from the 52 week high of $15.79 and a 18.41% increase over the 52 week low of $12.60.
ROIC is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Simon Property Group, Inc. ( SPG ) and American Tower Corporation (REIT) ( AMT ). ROIC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.4. Zacks Investment Research reports ROIC's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 40.33%, compared to an industry average of 8.1%.
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Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have ROIC as a top-10 holding:
- SPDR Russell 2000 Low Volatility ( SMLV ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is SMLV with an increase of 6.06% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of ROIC at 1.85%.