Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 8/14/13, Summit Hotel Properties Inc (INN) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.1125, payable on 8/31/13. As a percentage of INN's recent stock price of $9.70, this dividend works out to approximately 1.16%, so look for shares of Summit Hotel Properties Inc to trade 1.16% lower — all else being equal — when INN shares open for trading on 8/14/13.
Below is a dividend history chart for INN, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.1125 declared by Summit Hotel Properties Inc:
In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from INN is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 4.64% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of INN shares, versus its 200 day moving average:Looking at the chart above, INN's low point in its 52 week range is $7.91 per share, with $10.56 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $9.67.
According to the ETF Finder at ETF Channel, INN makes up 2.61% of the KBW Premium Yield Equity REIT Portfolio ETF (KBWY) which is trading relatively unchanged on the day Monday. In Monday trading, Summit Hotel Properties Inc shares are currently up about 0.2% on the day.