Essential Properties Realty Trust, Inc. (NYSE: EPRT; the "Company") announced today that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.24 per share of common stock for the fourth quarter of 2020. This equates to an annualized dividend of $0.96 per share of common stock and represents an increase of $0.04 per share over the previous annualized dividend. The dividend is payable on January 15, 2021 to stockholders of record as of the close of business on December 31, 2020.
Additionally, there will be an audio webcast available on Essential Properties webcast at www.essentialproperties.com. It is now my pleasure to turn the call over to Dan Donlan, Senior Vice President and Head of Capital Markets at Essential Properties.
Essential Properties (EPRT) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of 0.00% and 6.33%, respectively, for the quarter ended September 2020. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?