National Retail Properties ( NNN ) will begin trading ex-dividend on July 27, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.475 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 15, 2017. Shareholders who purchased NNN prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 4.4% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $40.27, the dividend yield is 4.72%.
The previous trading day's last sale of NNN was $40.27, representing a -24.86% decrease from the 52 week high of $53.60 and a 10.48% increase over the 52 week low of $36.45.
NNN is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as American Tower Corporation (REIT) ( AMT ) and Simon Property Group, Inc. ( SPG ). NNN's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.3. Zacks Investment Research reports NNN's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as 3.37%, compared to an industry average of .5%.
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