BRE Properties, Inc. (
) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 12, 2012 and a cash
dividend payment of $0.385 per share scheduled for December 31,
2012. Shareholders who purchased BRE stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th
quarter that BRE has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $48.88, the dividend yield is 3.15%.
The previous trading day's last sale of BRE was $48.88,
representing a -8.75% decrease from the 52 week high of $53.57 and
a 6.1% increase over the 52 week low of $46.07.
BRE is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes
companies such as Simon Property Group, Inc. (
) and American Tower Corporation (REIT) (
). BRE's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.22. Zacks Investment Research reports BRE's
forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as 7.3%, compared to an industry
average of 13.5%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
dates, visit the
Interested in gaining exposure to BRE through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have BRE as a top-10 holding:
- iShares MSCI Poland Investable Market Index Fund (
- PowerShares Fundamental Pure Small Core Portfolio (
- Schwab U.S. REIT ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is EPOL with an increase of
21.77% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of BRE at 2.74%.