Spirit Realty Capital, Inc. ( SRC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 28, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.17 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 15, 2015. Shareholders who purchased SRC prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that SRC has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $9.37, the dividend yield is 7.26%.
The previous trading day's last sale of SRC was $9.37, representing a -27.92% decrease from the 52 week high of $13 and a 5.4% increase over the 52 week low of $8.89.
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 $.3. Zacks Investment Research reports SRC's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as 3.14%, compared to an industry average of 9%.