Highwoods Properties, Inc. (HIW) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 16, 2014


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Highwoods Properties, Inc. ( HIW ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 16, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.425 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 10, 2014. Shareholders who purchased HIW stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 45th quarter that HIW has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $40.92, the dividend yield is 4.15%.

The previous trading day's last sale of HIW was $40.92, representing a -1.73% decrease from the 52 week high of $41.64 and a 27.36% increase over the 52 week low of $32.13.

HIW is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Simon Property Group, Inc. ( SPG ) and American Tower Corporation (REIT) ( AMT ). HIW's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.4. Zacks Investment Research reports HIW's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 3.1%, compared to an industry average of 9.2%.

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

Interested in gaining exposure to HIW through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have HIW as a top-10 holding:

  • iShares Industrial/Office Real Estate Capped ETF ( FNIO ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is FNIO with an increase of 13.6% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of HIW at 3.05%.

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

This article appears in: News Headlines Stocks
Referenced Stocks: HIW , SPG , AMT , FNIO

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