Chatham Lodging Trust (REIT) ( CLDT ) will begin trading ex-dividend on July 29, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.07 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 30, 2013. Shareholders who purchased CLDT stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 7th quarter that CLDT has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $18.77, the dividend yield is 4.48%.
The previous trading day's last sale of CLDT was $18.77, representing a -5.87% decrease from the 52 week high of $19.94 and a 47.33% increase over the 52 week low of $12.74.
CLDT is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Simon Property Group, Inc. ( SPG ) and American Tower Corporation (REIT) ( AMT ). CLDT's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$.1. Zacks Investment Research reports CLDT's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 20.58%, compared to an industry average of 8.5%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the CLDT Dividend History page.
Interested in gaining exposure to CLDT through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have CLDT as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares KBW Premium Yield Equity REIT Portfolio ETF ( KBWY ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is KBWY with an increase of 4.79% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of CLDT at 3.44%.