Saul Centers Inc. Declares Quarterly Dividend of $0.40 (BFS)
Saul Centers (NYSE:BFS) announced a quarterly dividend on Thursday, June 19th, American Banking News reports. Shareholders of record on Thursday, July 17th will be paid a dividend of 0.40 per share on Thursday, July 31st. This represents a $1.60 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 3.26%.
On the ratings front, analysts at Raymond James reiterated an “outperform” rating on shares of Saul Centers in a research note on Thursday, May 15th. They now have a $53.00 price target on the stock, up previously from $52.00.
Shares of Saul Centers (NYSE:BFS) traded up 0.80% on Thursday, hitting $49.15. 25,642 shares of the company’s stock traded hands. Saul Centers has a one year low of $42.01 and a one year high of $51.32. The stock has a 50-day moving average of $47.48 and a 200-day moving average of $47.08. The company has a market cap of $1.012 billion and a price-to-earnings ratio of 42.96.
Saul Centers (NYSE:BFS) last released its earnings data on Thursday, May 8th. The company reported $0.71 EPS for the quarter, meeting the Thomson Reuters consensus estimate of $0.71. On average, analysts predict that Saul Centers will post $2.84 earnings per share for the current fiscal year.
Saul Centers, Inc (NYSE:BFS) operates as a real estate investment trust (a REIT).