Digital Realty Trust, Inc. (
) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 12, 2012 and a cash
dividend payment of $0.73 per share scheduled for January 15, 2013.
Shareholders who purchased DLR stock prior to the ex-dividend date
are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th
quarter that DLR has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $65.93, the dividend yield is 4.43%.
The previous trading day's last sale of DLR was $65.93,
representing a -18.19% decrease from the 52 week high of $80.59 and
a 11.27% increase over the 52 week low of $59.25.
DLR is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes
companies such as Simon Property Group, Inc. (
) and American Tower Corporation (REIT) (
). DLR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.45. Zacks Investment Research reports DLR's
forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as 8.65%, compared to an
industry average of 3.6%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
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Interested in gaining exposure to DLR through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have DLR as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares Active U.S. Real Estate Fund (
- SPDR DJ Wilshire Mid Cap ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is EMM with an increase of
7.73% over the last 100 days. PSR has the highest percent weighting
of DLR at 3.09%.