National Retail Properties ( NNN ) will begin trading ex-dividend on January 27, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.455 per share is scheduled to be paid on February 15, 2017. Shareholders who purchased NNN prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that NNN has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of NNN was $44.6, representing a -16.78% decrease from the 52 week high of $53.60 and a 11.89% increase over the 52 week low of $39.86.
NNN is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Simon Property Group, Inc. ( SPG ) and American Tower Corporation (REIT) ( AMT ). NNN's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.26. Zacks Investment Research reports NNN's forecasted earnings growth in 2016 as 3%, compared to an industry average of 5.8%.
Interested in gaining exposure to NNN through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have NNN as a top-10 holding:
- S&P MidCap 400 Dividend Aristocrats ETF ( REGL ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is REGL with an increase of 9.14% over the last 100 days.
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