Apollo Residential Mortgage, Inc. ( AMTG ) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 27, 2012 and a cash dividend payment of $1.05 per share scheduled for January 31, 2013. Shareholders who purchased AMTG stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 23.53% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $21.84, the dividend yield is 19.23%.
The previous trading day's last sale of AMTG was $21.84, representing a -7.42% decrease from the 52 week high of $23.59 and a 44.25% increase over the 52 week low of $15.14.
AMTG is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Simon Property Group, Inc. ( SPG ) and American Tower Corporation (REIT) ( AMT ). AMTG's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $6.72.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the AMTG Dividend History page.
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