American Tower Corporation (REIT) (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 19, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.28 per share is scheduled to be paid on
October 07, 2013. Shareholders who purchased AMT stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
represents an 3.7% increase over the prior quarter. At the current
stock price of $73.92, the dividend yield is 1.52%.
The previous trading day's last sale of AMT was $73.92,
representing a -13.3% decrease from the 52 week high of $85.26 and
a 8.88% increase over the 52 week low of $67.89.
AMT is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes
companies such as Simon Property Group, Inc. (
) and Public Storage (
). AMT's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.6.
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dates, visit the
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Interested in gaining exposure to AMT through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have AMT as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares Active U.S. Real Estate Fund (
- iShares Real Estate 50 ETF (
- iShares Dow Jones U.S. Real Estate Index Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is PSR with an decrease of
-8.91% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of AMT at 6.2%.