EPR Properties (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 27, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.285 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 15,
2014. Shareholders who purchased EPR stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd
quarter that EPR has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $53.77, the dividend yield is 6.36%.
The previous trading day's last sale of EPR was $53.77,
representing a -12.11% decrease from the 52 week high of $61.18 and
a 15.16% increase over the 52 week low of $46.69.
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 $3.22. Zacks Investment Research reports EPR's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 7.18%, compared to an
industry average of 6.9%.
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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 KBW Premium Yield Equity REIT Portfolio ETF (
- PowerShares S&P SmallCap Financials Portfolio (
- Vanguard S&P Small-Cap 600 Value ETF (
- iShares Small Cap 600/BARRA Value Index Fund (
- SPDR S&P 600 Small Cap Value ETF (based on S&P
SmallCap Value (
The top-performing ETF of this group is VIOV with an increase of
5.56% over the last 100 days. KBWY has the highest percent
weighting of EPR at 4.35%.