Sovran Self Storage, Inc. ( SSS ) will begin trading ex-dividend on October 09, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.53 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 28, 2013. Shareholders who purchased SSS stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 17.78% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current stock price of $75.09, the dividend yield is 2.82%.
The previous trading day's last sale of SSS was $75.09, representing a -3.71% decrease from the 52 week high of $77.98 and a 34.91% increase over the 52 week low of $55.66.
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 $2.11.