National Health Investors, Inc. ( NHI ) has announced an ex-dividend date of January 08, 2013 and a cash dividend payment of $0.22 per share scheduled for January 31, 2013. Shareholders who purchased NHI stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an -67.16% decrease from the prior month.
The previous trading day's last sale of NHI was $58.56, representing a -0.58% decrease from the 52 week high of $58.90 and a 35.02% increase over the 52 week low of $43.37.
NHI is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Simon Property Group, Inc. ( SPG ) and American Tower Corporation (REIT) ( AMT ). NHI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.44. Zacks Investment Research reports NHI's forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as 9.14%, compared to an industry average of 8.9%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the NHI Dividend History page.
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