Global Medical REIT Inc. ( GMRE ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 24, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.2 per share is scheduled to be paid on January 10, 2019. Shareholders who purchased GMRE prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 10th quarter that GMRE has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $8.57, the dividend yield is 9.33%.
The previous trading day's last sale of GMRE was $8.57, representing a -14.73% decrease from the 52 week high of $10.05 and a 35.17% increase over the 52 week low of $6.34.
GMRE is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as American Tower Corporation (REIT) ( AMT ) and Simon Property Group, Inc. ( SPG ). GMRE's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.02. Zacks Investment Research reports GMRE's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 45.19%, compared to an industry average of .6%.
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