First Industrial Realty Trust, Inc. ( FR ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 28, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.218 per share is scheduled to be paid on January 22, 2019. Shareholders who purchased FR prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that FR has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $28.46, the dividend yield is 3.06%.
The previous trading day's last sale of FR was $28.46, representing a -16.39% decrease from the 52 week high of $34.04 and a 4.25% increase over the 52 week low of $27.30.
FR is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as American Tower Corporation (REIT) ( AMT ) and Simon Property Group, Inc. ( SPG ). FR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.71. Zacks Investment Research reports FR's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 1.19%, compared to an industry average of .6%.
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