Highwoods Properties, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 20, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.425 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 11,
2013. Shareholders who purchased HIW stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the
41st quarter that HIW has paid the same dividend. At the current
stock price of $39.63, the dividend yield is 4.29%.
The previous trading day's last sale of HIW was $39.63,
representing a -3.86% decrease from the 52 week high of $41.22 and
a 29.43% increase over the 52 week low of $30.62.
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 $.93. Zacks Investment Research reports HIW's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as .89%, compared to an industry
average of 7.6%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
dates, visit the
Interested in gaining exposure to HIW through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have HIW as a top-10 holding:
- iShares FTSE NAREIT Industrial/Office Index Fund (
- iShares Morningstar Small Core Index Fund (
- PowerShares Fundamental Pure Small Value Portfolio (
The top-performing ETF of this group is JKJ with an increase of
17.48% over the last 100 days. FNIO has the highest percent
weighting of HIW at 3.36%.