Kimco Realty Corporation ( KIM ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 31, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.28 per share is scheduled to be paid on January 15, 2019. Shareholders who purchased KIM prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 5th quarter that KIM has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $15.04, the dividend yield is 7.45%.
The previous trading day's last sale of KIM was $15.04, representing a -18.35% decrease from the 52 week high of $18.42 and a 14.29% increase over the 52 week low of $13.16.
KIM is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as American Tower Corporation (REIT) ( AMT ) and Simon Property Group, Inc. ( SPG ). KIM's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.02. Zacks Investment Research reports KIM's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as -6.02%, compared to an industry average of -2.3%.