Home Properties, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 10, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.7 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 24, 2013.
Shareholders who purchased HME stock prior to the ex-dividend date
are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
6.06% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current
stock price of $65.26, the dividend yield is 4.29%.
The previous trading day's last sale of HME was $65.26,
representing a -2.57% decrease from the 52 week high of $66.98 and
a 14.79% increase over the 52 week low of $56.85.
HME is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes
companies such as Simon Property Group, Inc. (
) and American Tower Corporation (REIT) (
). HME's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $3.32. Zacks Investment Research reports HME's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 5.3%, compared to an industry
average of 10.6%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
dates, visit the
Interested in gaining exposure to HME through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have HME as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares S&P MidCap Low Volatility Portfolio (
- PowerShares Fundamental Pure Small Core Portfolio (
The top-performing ETF of this group is PXSC with an increase of
23.73% over the last 100 days. XMLV has the highest percent
weighting of HME at 1.36%.