New York Mortgage Trust, Inc. ( NYMT ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 26, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.27 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 25, 2013. Shareholders who purchased NYMT stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that NYMT has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of NYMT was $7.53, representing a -2.08% decrease from the 52 week high of $7.69 and a 36.66% increase over the 52 week low of $5.51.
NYMT is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Simon Property Group, Inc. ( SPG ) and American Tower Corporation (REIT) ( AMT ). NYMT's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.25. Zacks Investment Research reports NYMT's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 3.06%, compared to an industry average of -6.6%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the NYMT Dividend History page.