Ex-Div Reminder for Wheeler Real Estate Investment Trust (WHLR)

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 6/26/15, Wheeler Real Estate Investment Trust, Inc. (WHLR) will trade ex-dividend, for its monthly dividend of $0.0175, payable on 7/31/15. As a percentage of WHLR's recent stock price of $2.15, this dividend works out to approximately 0.81%, so look for shares of Wheeler Real Estate Investment Trust, Inc. to trade 0.81% lower — all else being equal — when WHLR shares open for trading on 6/26/15.

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Below is a dividend history chart for WHLR, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.0175 declared by Wheeler Real Estate Investment Trust, Inc.:

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In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from WHLR is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 9.77% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of WHLR shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Wheeler Real Estate Investment Trust, Inc. 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, WHLR's low point in its 52 week range is $2.00 per share, with $5.16 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $2.15.

According to Preferred Stock Channel, there is a series of preferred stock that is senior to WHLR, which trades under the symbol WHLRP — more info ».

In Wednesday trading, Wheeler Real Estate Investment Trust, Inc. shares are currently up about 1.4% on the day.

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