KKR Real Estate Finance Trust Inc. (KREF) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for September 27, 2018

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KKR Real Estate Finance Trust Inc. ( KREF ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 27, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.43 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 12, 2018. Shareholders who purchased KREF prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 16.22% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $20.27, the dividend yield is 8.49%.

The previous trading day's last sale of KREF was $20.27, representing a -6.29% decrease from the 52 week high of $21.63 and a 12.05% increase over the 52 week low of $18.09.

KREF is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as American Tower Corporation (REIT) ( AMT ) and Simon Property Group, Inc. ( SPG ). KREF's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.52. Zacks Investment Research reports KREF's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 45.9%, compared to an industry average of .8%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the KREF Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to KREF through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have KREF as a top-10 holding:

  • iShares Trust ( REM ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is REM with an increase of 4% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of KREF at 0.68%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

This article appears in: News Headlines , Stocks
Referenced Symbols: KREF , AMT , SPG , REM

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