Dynex Capital, Inc. ( DX ) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 27, 2012 and a cash dividend payment of $0.29 per share scheduled for January 31, 2013. Shareholders who purchased DX stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that DX has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $9.78, the dividend yield is 11.86%.
The previous trading day's last sale of DX was $9.78, representing a -10.93% decrease from the 52 week high of $10.98 and a 12.93% increase over the 52 week low of $8.66.
DX is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Simon Property Group, Inc. ( SPG ) and American Tower Corporation (REIT) ( AMT ). DX's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.38. Zacks Investment Research reports DX's forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as 23.54%, compared to an industry average of -5.7%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the DX Dividend History page.
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