Colony Starwood Homes ( SFR ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 28, 2016. A cash dividend payment of $0.22 per share is scheduled to be paid on January 13, 2017. Shareholders who purchased SFR prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that SFR has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $28.45, the dividend yield is 3.09%.
The previous trading day's last sale of SFR was $28.45, representing a -14.02% decrease from the 52 week high of $33.09 and a 45.6% increase over the 52 week low of $19.54.
SFR is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Simon Property Group, Inc. ( SPG ) and American Tower Corporation (REIT) ( AMT ). SFR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$1.47. Zacks Investment Research reports SFR's forecasted earnings growth in 2016 as -.6%, compared to an industry average of 4.2%.
Interested in gaining exposure to SFR through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have SFR as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares International BuyBack Achievers Portfolio ( IPKW )
- iShares Residential Real Estate Capped ETF ( REZ ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is IPKW with an increase of 3.38% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of SFR at 2.3%.
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