Alexandria Real Estate Equities, Inc. (
) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 27, 2012 and a cash
dividend payment of $0.56 per share scheduled for January 15, 2013.
Shareholders who purchased ARE stock prior to the ex-dividend date
are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
5.66% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price
of $69.54, the dividend yield is 3.22%.
The previous trading day's last sale of ARE was $69.54,
representing a -9.81% decrease from the 52 week high of $77.10 and
a 8.5% increase over the 52 week low of $64.09.
ARE is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes
companies such as Simon Property Group, Inc. (
) and American Tower Corporation (REIT) (
). ARE's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.2. Zacks Investment Research reports ARE's
forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as -2.44%, compared to an
industry average of 3.4%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
dates, visit the
Interested in gaining exposure to ARE through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have ARE as a top-10 holding:
- iShares FTSE NAREIT Industrial/Office Index Fund (
- PowerShares Fundamental Pure Mid Growth Portfolio (
- Schwab U.S. REIT ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is PXMG with an increase of
7.59% over the last 100 days. FNIO has the highest percent
weighting of ARE at 4.44%.