Sovran Self Storage, Inc. ( SSS ) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 10, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.48 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 26, 2013. Shareholders who purchased SSS stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 6.67% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current stock price of $65.44, the dividend yield is 2.93%.
The previous trading day's last sale of SSS was $65.44, representing a -2.97% decrease from the 52 week high of $67.44 and a 39.44% increase over the 52 week low of $46.93.
SSS is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Simon Property Group, Inc. ( SPG ) and American Tower Corporation (REIT) ( AMT ). SSS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.86.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the SSS Dividend History page.