SandRidge Permian Trust ( PER ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 10, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.125 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 25, 2018. Shareholders who purchased PER prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 10.62% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $2.5, the dividend yield is 20%.
The previous trading day's last sale of PER was $2.5, representing a -21.88% decrease from the 52 week high of $3.20 and a 38.9% increase over the 52 week low of $1.80.
PER is a part of the Energy sector, which includes companies such as Total S.A. ( TOT ) and PetroChina Company Limited ( PTR ). PER's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.47.