BRE Properties, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 13, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.395 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 29,
2013. Shareholders who purchased BRE stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
2.6% increase over the prior quarter.
The previous trading day's last sale of BRE was $49.23,
representing a -8.1% decrease from the 52 week high of $53.57 and a
6.86% 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 $1.74. Zacks Investment Research reports BRE's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 2.51%, compared to an
industry average of 7.5%.
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 Capped Investable Market Index Fund (
- PowerShares Fundamental Pure Small Core Portfolio (
- Vanguard Small-Cap Value ETF (
- Schwab U.S. REIT ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is PXSC with an increase of
13.97% over the last 100 days. EPOL has the highest percent
weighting of BRE at 2.93%.