Corporate Office Properties Trust ( OFC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 28, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.275 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 17, 2017. Shareholders who purchased OFC prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 17th quarter that OFC has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $35.79, the dividend yield is 3.07%.
The previous trading day's last sale of OFC was $35.79, representing a -0.67% decrease from the 52 week high of $36.03 and a 43.62% increase over the 52 week low of $24.92.
OFC is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as American Tower Corporation (REIT) ( AMT ) and Simon Property Group, Inc. ( SPG ). OFC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.11. Zacks Investment Research reports OFC's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as 1.66%, compared to an industry average of .5%.
Interested in gaining exposure to OFC through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have OFC as a top-10 holding:
- Direxion Financial Bull 3X Shares ( FAS ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is FAS with an increase of 14.96% over the last 100 days.
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