Stag Industrial, Inc. ( STAG ) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 27, 2012 and a cash dividend payment of $0.27 per share scheduled for January 15, 2013. Shareholders who purchased STAG stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that STAG has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $17.99, the dividend yield is 6%.
The previous trading day's last sale of STAG was $17.99, representing a -5.66% decrease from the 52 week high of $19.07 and a 63.84% increase over the 52 week low of $10.98.
STAG is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Simon Property Group, Inc. ( SPG ) and American Tower Corporation (REIT) ( AMT ). STAG's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$.57.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the STAG Dividend History page.
Interested in gaining exposure to STAG through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have STAG as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares KBW Premium Yield Equity REIT Portfolio ETF ( KBWY ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is KBWY with an increase of 5.39% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of STAG at 3.71%.
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