STAG Industrial About To Put More Money In Your Pocket (STAG)

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 6/26/13, STAG Industrial Inc. ( STAG) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.30, payable on 7/15/13. As a percentage of STAG's recent stock price of $19.41, this dividend works out to approximately 1.55%, so look for shares of STAG Industrial Inc. to trade 1.55% lower — all else being equal — when STAG shares open for trading on 6/26/13.

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Below is a dividend history chart for STAG, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.30 declared by STAG Industrial Inc.:


In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from STAG is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 6.18% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of STAG shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

STAG Industrial Inc. 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, STAG's low point in its 52 week range is $13.84 per share, with $24.35 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $19.75.

According to the ETF Finder at ETF Channel, STAG makes up 3.04% of the KBW Premium Yield Equity REIT Portfolio ETF ( KBWY) which is trading lower by about 2.2% on the day Monday.

In Monday trading, STAG Industrial Inc. shares are currently off about 2.2% on the day.