Omega Healthcare Investors, Inc. ( OHI ) will begin trading ex-dividend on July 29, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.51 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 15, 2014. Shareholders who purchased OHI stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 2% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $37.93, the dividend yield is 5.38%.
The previous trading day's last sale of OHI was $37.93, representing a -3.51% decrease from the 52 week high of $39.31 and a 38.58% 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 $1.52. Zacks Investment Research reports OHI's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 9.29%, compared to an industry average of 9.5%.
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 3.34% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of OHI at 3.76%.