Equity Lifestyle Properties, Inc. (ELS) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 24, 2013


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Equity Lifestyle Properties, Inc. ( ELS ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 24, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.25 per share is scheduled to be paid on January 10, 2014. Shareholders who purchased ELS stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an -42.86% decrease from the same period a year ago. At the current stock price of $35.8, the dividend yield is 2.79%.

The previous trading day's last sale of ELS was $35.8, representing a -16.47% decrease from the 52 week high of $42.86 and a 8.38% increase over the 52 week low of $33.03.

ELS is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Simon Property Group, Inc. ( SPG ) and American Tower Corporation (REIT) ( AMT ). ELS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.28. Zacks Investment Research reports ELS's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -9.74%, compared to an industry average of 4.6%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the ELS Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

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Referenced Stocks: AMT , ELS , SPG

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