Boston Properties, Inc. (
) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 27, 2012 and a cash
dividend payment of $0.65 per share scheduled for January 29, 2013.
Shareholders who purchased BXP stock prior to the ex-dividend date
are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
18.18% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price
of $105.7, the dividend yield is 2.46%.
The previous trading day's last sale of BXP was $105.7,
representing a -9.66% decrease from the 52 week high of $117 and a
9.27% increase over the 52 week low of $96.73.
BXP is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes
companies such as Simon Property Group, Inc. (
) and American Tower Corporation (REIT) (
). BXP's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.29. Zacks Investment Research reports BXP's
forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as .75%, 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 BXP through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have BXP as a top-10 holding:
- iShares Cohen & Steers Realty Majors Index Fund (
- PowerShares Active U.S. Real Estate Fund (
- streetTRACKS Wilshire REIT Index Fund (
- Wilshire US REIT (
- iShares FTSE NAREIT Industrial/Office Index Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is PSR with an increase of
1.34% over the last 100 days. ICF has the highest percent weighting
of BXP at 5.75%.