Universal Health Realty Income Trust ( UHT ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 17, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.645 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 31, 2015. Shareholders who purchased UHT prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 0.78% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $50.15, the dividend yield is 5.14%.
The previous trading day's last sale of UHT was $50.15, representing a -12.86% decrease from the 52 week high of $57.55 and a 17.15% increase over the 52 week low of $42.81.
UHT is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Simon Property Group, Inc. ( SPG ) and Public Storage ( PSA ). UHT's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.69.
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