Biomed Realty Trust (BMR) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 27, 2012


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Biomed Realty Trust ( BMR ) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 27, 2012 and a cash dividend payment of $0.235 per share scheduled for January 15, 2013. Shareholders who purchased BMR stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 9.3% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $19.3, the dividend yield is 4.87%.

The previous trading day's last sale of BMR was $19.3, representing a -4.93% decrease from the 52 week high of $20.30 and a 10.16% increase over the 52 week low of $17.52.

BMR is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Simon Property Group, Inc. ( SPG ) and American Tower Corporation (REIT) ( AMT ). BMR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.03. Zacks Investment Research reports BMR's forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as 7.2%, compared to an industry average of 3.4%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the BMR Dividend History page.

Interested in gaining exposure to BMR through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have BMR as a top-10 holding:

  • iShares FTSE NAREIT Industrial/Office Index Fund ( FNIO )
  • Schwab U.S. REIT ETF ( SCHH ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is FNIO with an increase of 0.77% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of BMR at 3.79%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

This article appears in: News Headlines Stocks
Referenced Stocks: AMT , BMR , FNIO , SCHH , SPG

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