Dynex Capital, Inc. ( DX ) will begin trading ex-dividend on October 02, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.24 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 30, 2015. Shareholders who purchased DX 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 $6.56, the dividend yield is 14.63%.
The previous trading day's last sale of DX was $6.56, representing a -24.34% decrease from the 52 week high of $8.67 and a 2.5% increase over the 52 week low of $6.40.
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 $.86. Zacks Investment Research reports DX's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as -12.79%, compared to an industry average of -4.2%.
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