STORE Capital Corporation ( STOR ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 28, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.33 per share is scheduled to be paid on January 15, 2019. Shareholders who purchased STOR prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 6.45% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $28.81, the dividend yield is 4.58%.
The previous trading day's last sale of STOR was $28.81, representing a -7.21% decrease from the 52 week high of $31.05 and a 27.99% increase over the 52 week low of $22.51.
STOR is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as American Tower Corporation (REIT) ( AMT ) and Simon Property Group, Inc. ( SPG ). STOR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.01. Zacks Investment Research reports STOR's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 2.05%, compared to an industry average of -2.3%.
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