SandRidge Permian Trust ( PER ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 12, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.632 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 29, 2014. Shareholders who purchased PER stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 3.95% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $12.53, the dividend yield is 20.18%.
The previous trading day's last sale of PER was $12.53, representing a -20.99% decrease from the 52 week high of $15.86 and a 8.3% increase over the 52 week low of $11.57.
PER is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies such as PetroChina Company Limited ( PTR ) and TotalFinaElf, S.A. ( TOT ). PER's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.66. Zacks Investment Research reports PER's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 16.24%, compared to an industry average of 15%.