Ryman Hospitality Properties, Inc. ( RHP ) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 15, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.8 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 14, 2017. Shareholders who purchased RHP prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 6.67% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $65.72, the dividend yield is 4.87%.
The previous trading day's last sale of RHP was $65.72, representing a -3.31% decrease from the 52 week high of $67.97 and a 39.36% increase over the 52 week low of $47.16.
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 $3.23. Zacks Investment Research reports RHP's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as 3.09%, compared to an industry average of .5%.