Whitestone REIT (WSR) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for November 27, 2013
Whitestone REIT ( WSR ) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 27, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.095 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 11, 2013. Shareholders who purchased WSR stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 39th quarter that WSR has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $13.24, the dividend yield is 8.61%.
The previous trading day's last sale of WSR was $13.24, representing a -25.83% decrease from the 52 week high of $17.85 and a 1.46% increase over the 52 week low of $13.05.
WSR is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Simon Property Group, Inc. ( SPG ) and American Tower Corporation (REIT) ( AMT ). WSR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.07. Zacks Investment Research reports WSR's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 18.33%, compared to an industry average of 7.1%.