EastGroup Properties, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 17, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.54 per share is scheduled to be paid on
September 30, 2013. Shareholders who purchased EGP stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This represents an 1.89% increase over the prior quarter. At the
current stock price of $58.65, the dividend yield is 3.68%.
The previous trading day's last sale of EGP was $58.65,
representing a -12.44% decrease from the 52 week high of $66.99 and
a 17.96% increase over the 52 week low of $49.72.
EGP is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes
companies such as Simon Property Group, Inc. (
) and American Tower Corporation (REIT) (
). EGP's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.13. Zacks Investment Research reports EGP's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 4.03%, compared to an
industry average of 8.3%.
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