Highwoods Properties, Inc. (
) 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. (
) and American Tower Corporation (REIT) (
). 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%.
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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 (
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%.