Biomed Realty Trust (
) 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. (
) and American Tower Corporation (REIT) (
). 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
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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 (
- Schwab U.S. REIT ETF (
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%.