Federal Realty Investment Trust (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 19, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.78 per share is scheduled to be paid on
October 15, 2013. Shareholders who purchased FRT stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
represents an 6.85% increase over the prior quarter. At the current
stock price of $100.75, the dividend yield is 3.1%.
The previous trading day's last sale of FRT was $100.75,
representing a -14.99% decrease from the 52 week high of $118.52
and a 6.78% 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 $2.29. Zacks Investment Research reports FRT's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 6.26%, compared to an
industry average of 5.7%.
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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 decrease of
-12.15% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of FRT at 4.58%.