Ramco-Gershenson Properties Trust ( RPT ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 17, 2016. A cash dividend payment of $0.21 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 01, 2016. Shareholders who purchased RPT prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that RPT has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of RPT was $17.04, representing a -12.53% decrease from the 52 week high of $19.48 and a 15.6% increase over the 52 week low of $14.74.
RPT is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Simon Property Group, Inc. ( SPG ) and Public Storage ( PSA ). RPT's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.36. Zacks Investment Research reports RPT's forecasted earnings growth in 2016 as -1.44%, compared to an industry average of 5.9%.