EPR Properties (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on October 29, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.2633 per share is scheduled to be paid on
November 15, 2013. Shareholders who purchased EPR stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This marks the 7th quarter that EPR has paid the same dividend. At
the current stock price of $51.43, the dividend yield is 6.14%.
The previous trading day's last sale of EPR was $51.43,
representing a -15.94% decrease from the 52 week high of $61.18 and
a 21.18% increase over the 52 week low of $42.44.
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 $2.31. Zacks Investment Research reports EPR's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 8.13%, compared to an
industry average of 5.9%.
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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 Exchange-Traded Fund Trust II PowerShares S&P
- Vanguard S&P Small-Cap 600 Value ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is VIOV with an increase of
15.22% over the last 100 days. KBWY has the highest percent
weighting of EPR at 4.18%.