DCT Industrial Trust Inc (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 24, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.07 per share is scheduled to be paid on
January 09, 2014. Shareholders who purchased DCT stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
marks the 18th quarter that DCT has paid the same dividend. At the
current stock price of $7.17, the dividend yield is 3.91%.
The previous trading day's last sale of DCT was $7.17,
representing a -15.15% decrease from the 52 week high of $8.45 and
a 12.38% increase over the 52 week low of $6.38.
DCT is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes
companies such as Simon Property Group, Inc. (
) and American Tower Corporation (REIT) (
). DCT's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $.01. Zacks Investment Research reports DCT's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 5.95%, compared to an
industry average of 6.3%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to DCT through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have DCT as a top-10 holding:
- IQ US Real Estate Small Cap ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is ROOF with an decrease of
-1.37% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of DCT at 3.42%.