Inland Real Estate Corporation ( IRC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on January 29, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.0475 per share is scheduled to be paid on February 18, 2014. Shareholders who purchased IRC stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 57th quarter that IRC has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of IRC was $10.41, representing a -13.61% decrease from the 52 week high of $12.05 and a 16.97% increase over the 52 week low of $8.90.
IRC is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Simon Property Group, Inc. ( SPG ) and American Tower Corporation (REIT) ( AMT ). IRC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.26. Zacks Investment Research reports IRC's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 7.73%, compared to an industry average of 5.7%.
Interested in gaining exposure to IRC through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have IRC as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares KBW Premium Yield Equity REIT Portfolio ETF ( KBWY ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is KBWY with an increase of 3.77% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of IRC at 3.99%.