Stag Industrial, Inc. ( STAG ) will begin trading ex-dividend on July 27, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.117 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 15, 2017. Shareholders who purchased STAG prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 7th quarter that STAG has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $27.63, the dividend yield is 5.08%.
The previous trading day's last sale of STAG was $27.63, representing a -3.9% decrease from the 52 week high of $28.75 and a 30.27% increase over the 52 week low of $21.21.
STAG is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as American Tower Corporation (REIT) ( AMT ) and Simon Property Group, Inc. ( SPG ). STAG's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.09. Zacks Investment Research reports STAG's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as 6.84%, compared to an industry average of .5%.