Ramco-Gershenson Properties Trust ( RPT ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 18, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.1683 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 01, 2013. Shareholders who purchased RPT stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 3.06% increase over the same period a year ago.
The previous trading day's last sale of RPT was $15.87, representing a -2.1% decrease from the 52 week high of $16.21 and a 42.2% increase over the 52 week low of $11.16.
RPT is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Simon Property Group, Inc. ( SPG ) and American Tower Corporation (REIT) ( AMT ). RPT's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$.01. Zacks Investment Research reports RPT's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 4.01%, compared to an industry average of 2.9%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the RPT Dividend History page.