Boston Properties, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 26, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.65 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 30,
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 same period a year ago.
The previous trading day's last sale of BXP was $100.92,
representing a -13.74% decrease from the 52 week high of $117 and a
2.02% increase over the 52 week low of $98.92.
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 $2.03. Zacks Investment Research reports BXP's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 4.24%, 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 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 (
- Vanguard REIT ETF (
- iShares FTSE NAREIT Industrial/Office Index Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is FNIO with an increase of
8.98% over the last 100 days. ICF has the highest percent weighting
of BXP at 5.22%.