Omega Healthcare Investors, Inc. ( OHI ) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 28, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.5 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 15, 2014. Shareholders who purchased OHI stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 2.04% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $35.31, the dividend yield is 5.66%.
The previous trading day's last sale of OHI was $35.31, representing a -8.07% decrease from the 52 week high of $38.41 and a 29.01% increase over the 52 week low of $27.37.
OHI is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Simon Property Group, Inc. ( SPG ) and American Tower Corporation (REIT) ( AMT ). OHI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.46. Zacks Investment Research reports OHI's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 6.52%, compared to an industry average of 7.8%.
Interested in gaining exposure to OHI through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have OHI as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares KBW Premium Yield Equity REIT Portfolio ETF ( KBWY ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is KBWY with an increase of 4.6% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of OHI at 3.86%.