Capstead Mortgage Corporation ( CMO ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 28, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.26 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 20, 2015. Shareholders who purchased CMO prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an -16.13% decrease from the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $10.58, the dividend yield is 9.83%.
The previous trading day's last sale of CMO was $10.58, representing a -19.45% decrease from the 52 week high of $13.14 and a 5.8% increase over the 52 week low of $10.
CMO is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Simon Property Group, Inc. ( SPG ) and American Tower Corporation (REIT) ( AMT ). CMO's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.15. Zacks Investment Research reports CMO's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as -18.23%, compared to an industry average of -4%.
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