On 12/12/13, Gladstone Commercial Corp's 7.50% Series B Cumulative Redeemable Preferred Stock (GOODO) will trade ex-dividend, for its monthly dividend of $0.1562, payable on 12/31/13. As a percentage of GOODO's recent share price of $24.70, this dividend works out to approximately 0.63%, so look for shares of GOODO to trade 0.63% lower — all else being equal — when GOODO shares open for trading on 12/12/13. On an annualized basis, the current yield is approximately 7.59%, which compares to an average yield of 7.75% in the "Real Estate" preferred stock category, according to Preferred Stock Channel.
As of last close, GOODO was trading at a 1.20% discount to its liquidation preference amount. The chart below shows the one year performance of GOODO shares, versus GOOD:
Below is a dividend history chart for GOODO, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.1562 on Gladstone Commercial Corp's 7.50% Series B Cumulative Redeemable Preferred Stock: