Winthrop Realty's Series D Preferred Shares Cross 9% Yield Mark

In trading on Thursday, shares of Winthrop Realty Trust's 9.25% Series D Cumulative Redeemable Preferred Shares ( FUR.PRD) were yielding above the 9% mark based on its quarterly dividend (annualized to $2.3125), with shares changing hands as low as $25.42 on the day. This compares to an average yield of 6.91% in the "Real Estate" preferred stock category, according to Preferred Stock Channel. As of last close, FUR.PRD was trading at a 3.64% premium to its liquidation preference amount, versus the average premium of 1.52% in the "Real Estate" category.

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The chart below shows the one year performance of FUR.PRD shares, versus FUR:

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Below is a dividend history chart for FUR.PRD, showing historical dividend payments on Winthrop Realty Trust's 9.25% Series D Cumulative Redeemable Preferred Shares:

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In Thursday trading, Winthrop Realty Trust's 9.25% Series D Cumulative Redeemable Preferred Shares ( FUR.PRD) is currently down about 1.8% on the day, while the common shares ( FUR) are off about 0.2%.

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