Federal Realty Investment Trust (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 19, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.78 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 15,
2014. Shareholders who purchased FRT stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd
quarter that FRT has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of FRT was $110.7,
representing a -6.6% decrease from the 52 week high of $118.52 and
a 17.33% increase over the 52 week low of $94.35.
FRT is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes
companies such as Simon Property Group, Inc. (
) and American Tower Corporation (REIT) (
). FRT's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.47. Zacks Investment Research reports FRT's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 6.63%, compared to an
industry average of 6.9%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to FRT through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have FRT as a top-10 holding:
- iShares Retail Real Estate Cappd ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is RTL with an increase of
2.68% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of FRT at 4.53%.