Sun Communities, Inc. ( SUI ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 28, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.65 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 16, 2015. Shareholders who purchased SUI prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 7th quarter that SUI has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $67.56, the dividend yield is 3.85%.
The previous trading day's last sale of SUI was $67.56, representing a -5.38% decrease from the 52 week high of $71.40 and a 36.87% increase over the 52 week low of $49.36.
SUI is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Simon Property Group, Inc. ( SPG ) and American Tower Corporation (REIT) ( AMT ). SUI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.62. Zacks Investment Research reports SUI's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as 9.79%, compared to an industry average of 9%.
Interested in gaining exposure to SUI through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have SUI 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 decrease of -10.82% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of SUI at 3.27%.
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