Retail Opportunity Investments Corp. (ROIC) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for September 12, 2013
Retail Opportunity Investments Corp. ( ROIC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 12, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.15 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 30, 2013. Shareholders who purchased ROIC stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that ROIC has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $13.26, the dividend yield is 4.52%.
The previous trading day's last sale of ROIC was $13.26, representing a -16.02% decrease from the 52 week high of $15.79 and a 9.5% increase over the 52 week low of $12.11.
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 $.11. Zacks Investment Research reports ROIC's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 3.11%, compared to an industry average of 5.7%.