Alexandria Real Estate Equities, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 26, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.6 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 15,
2013. Shareholders who purchased ARE stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
7.14% increase over the prior quarter.
The previous trading day's last sale of ARE was $71.43,
representing a -7.35% decrease from the 52 week high of $77.10 and
a 11.45% 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 $1.09. Zacks Investment Research reports ARE's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 3.42%, compared to an
industry average of 7.6%.
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 FNIO with an increase of
8.98% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of ARE at 4.1%.