Orchid Island Capital, Inc. (ORC) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 30, 2018

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Orchid Island Capital, Inc. ( ORC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 30, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.09 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 08, 2018. Shareholders who purchased ORC prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that ORC has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $7.4, the dividend yield is 14.59%.

The previous trading day's last sale of ORC was $7.4, representing a -29.32% decrease from the 52 week high of $10.47 and a 9.37% increase over the 52 week low of $6.77.

ORC is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as American Tower Corporation (REIT) ( AMT ) and Simon Property Group, Inc. ( SPG ). ORC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$.36. Zacks Investment Research reports ORC's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 77.38%, compared to an industry average of 13.3%.

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

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

  • VanEck Vectors Mortgage REIT Income ETF ( MORT )
  • iShares Trust ( REM ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is MORT with an decrease of -1.76% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of ORC at 1.46%.

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: ORC , AMT , SPG , MORT , REM

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