Spirit Realty Capital, Inc. ( SRC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 28, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.625 per share is scheduled to be paid on January 15, 2019. Shareholders who purchased SRC prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 400% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $35.48, the dividend yield is 7.05%.
The previous trading day's last sale of SRC was $35.48, representing a -19.73% decrease from the 52 week high of $44.20 and a 4.78% increase over the 52 week low of $33.86.
SRC is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Brookfield Asset Management Inc ( BAM ) and Piedmont Office Realty Trust, Inc. ( PDM ). SRC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.1. Zacks Investment Research reports SRC's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as -15.29%, compared to an industry average of 2.8%.