Whitestone REIT ( WSR ) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 30, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.095 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 12, 2017. Shareholders who purchased WSR prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 46th quarter that WSR has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of WSR was $12.55, representing a -23.01% decrease from the 52 week high of $16.30 and a 16.2% increase over the 52 week low of $10.80.
WSR is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as American Tower Corporation (REIT) ( AMT ) and Simon Property Group, Inc. ( SPG ). WSR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.13. Zacks Investment Research reports WSR's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as -22.22%, compared to an industry average of .8%.