Sabra Healthcare REIT, Inc. ( SBRA ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 11, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.39 per share is scheduled to be paid on February 27, 2015. Shareholders who purchased SBRA stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 8.33% increase over the same period a year ago.
The previous trading day's last sale of SBRA was $31.71, representing a -6.35% decrease from the 52 week high of $33.86 and a 32.07% increase over the 52 week low of $24.01.
SBRA is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Simon Property Group, Inc. ( SPG ) and Mid-America Apartment Communities, Inc. ( MAA ). SBRA's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.61. Zacks Investment Research reports SBRA's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 24.52%, compared to an industry average of 9.5%.
Interested in gaining exposure to SBRA through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have SBRA as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares KBW Premium Yield Equity REIT Portfolio ( KBWY )
- Guggenheim S&P SmallCap 600 Pure Growth ETF ( RZG ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is KBWY with an increase of 12.69% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of SBRA at 4%.