Ryman Hospitality Properties, Inc. ( RHP ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 27, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.85 per share is scheduled to be paid on January 15, 2019. Shareholders who purchased RHP prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that RHP has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $65.64, the dividend yield is 5.18%.
The previous trading day's last sale of RHP was $65.64, representing a -27.08% decrease from the 52 week high of $90.02 and a 1.99% increase over the 52 week low of $64.36.
RHP is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as American Tower Corporation (REIT) ( AMT ) and Simon Property Group, Inc. ( SPG ). RHP's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.46. Zacks Investment Research reports RHP's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 5.4%, compared to an industry average of .6%.
Interested in gaining exposure to RHP through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have RHP as a top-10 holding:
- First Trust Dorsey Wright Momentum & Dividend ETF ( DDIV ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is DDIV with an decrease of -20.97% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of RHP at 3.16%.
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