Independence Realty Trust, Inc. ( IRT ) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 28, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.06 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 17, 2017. Shareholders who purchased IRT prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 21st quarter that IRT has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $9.97, the dividend yield is 7.22%.
The previous trading day's last sale of IRT was $9.97, representing a -6.82% decrease from the 52 week high of $10.70 and a 32.93% increase over the 52 week low of $7.50.
IRT is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as American Tower Corporation (REIT) ( AMT ) and Simon Property Group, Inc. ( SPG ). IRT's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.07.