Stag Industrial, Inc. ( STAG ) will begin trading ex-dividend on July 29, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.11 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 15, 2014. 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 $24.01, the dividend yield is 5.5%.
The previous trading day's last sale of STAG was $24.01, representing a -4.68% decrease from the 52 week high of $25.19 and a 27.99% increase over the 52 week low of $18.76.
STAG is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Simon Property Group, Inc. ( SPG ) and American Tower Corporation (REIT) ( AMT ). STAG's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$.11. Zacks Investment Research reports STAG's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 9.67%, compared to an industry average of 9.5%.