EPR Properties (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 27, 2014. A cash
dividend payment of $0.285 per share is scheduled to be paid on
September 15, 2014. Shareholders who purchased EPR stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This marks the 8th quarter that EPR has paid the same dividend. At
the current stock price of $56.82, the dividend yield is 6.02%.
The previous trading day's last sale of EPR was $56.82,
representing a -6.55% decrease from the 52 week high of $60.80 and
a 19.9% increase over the 52 week low of $47.39.
EPR is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes
companies such as Simon Property Group, Inc. (
) and American Tower Corporation (REIT) (
). EPR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $3.27. Zacks Investment Research reports EPR's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 3.54%, compared to an
industry average of 3.7%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to EPR through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have EPR as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares S&P SmallCap Financials Portfolio (
- iShares Small Cap 600/BARRA Value Index Fund (
- SPDR S&P 600 Small Cap Value ETF (based on S&P
SmallCap Value (
- Vanguard S&P Small-Cap 600 Value ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is VIOV with an decrease of
-0.86% over the last 100 days. PSCF has the highest percent
weighting of EPR at 2.01%.