Weingarten Realty Investors ( WRI ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 07, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.385 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 15, 2017. Shareholders who purchased WRI prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that WRI has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $32.24, the dividend yield is 4.78%.
The previous trading day's last sale of WRI was $32.24, representing a -23.46% decrease from the 52 week high of $42.12 and a 11.06% increase over the 52 week low of $29.03.
WRI is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as American Tower Corporation (REIT) ( AMT ) and Simon Property Group, Inc. ( SPG ). WRI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.47. Zacks Investment Research reports WRI's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as 3.12%, compared to an industry average of 4.7%.