Apple Hospitality REIT, Inc. ( APLE ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 31, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.1 per share is scheduled to be paid on January 15, 2019. Shareholders who purchased APLE prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 41st quarter that APLE has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $14.41, the dividend yield is 8.33%.
The previous trading day's last sale of APLE was $14.41, representing a -28.63% decrease from the 52 week high of $20.19 and a 4.34% increase over the 52 week low of $13.81.
APLE is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as American Tower Corporation (REIT) ( AMT ) and Simon Property Group, Inc. ( SPG ). APLE's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.73. Zacks Investment Research reports APLE's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as -2.44%, compared to an industry average of .6%.
Interested in gaining exposure to APLE through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have APLE as a top-10 holding:
- AGFiQ Hedged Dividend Income Fund ( DIVA ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is DIVA with an decrease of -1.83% over the last 100 days.