Pebblebrook Hotel Trust ( PEB ) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 27, 2012 and a cash dividend payment of $0.12 per share scheduled for January 15, 2013. Shareholders who purchased PEB stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 9th quarter that PEB has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $23.2, the dividend yield is 2.07%.
The previous trading day's last sale of PEB was $23.2, representing a -8.52% decrease from the 52 week high of $25.36 and a 21.28% increase over the 52 week low of $19.13.
PEB is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Simon Property Group, Inc. ( SPG ) and American Tower Corporation (REIT) ( AMT ). PEB's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.16. Zacks Investment Research reports PEB's forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as 13.17%, compared to an industry average of 3.4%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the PEB Dividend History page.
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