LaSalle Hotel Properties (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 27, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.28 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 15,
2014. Shareholders who purchased LHO stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd
quarter that LHO has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of LHO was $32.75,
representing a -1.83% decrease from the 52 week high of $33.36 and
a 43.39% increase over the 52 week low of $22.84.
LHO is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes
companies such as Simon Property Group, Inc. (
) and American Tower Corporation (REIT) (
). LHO's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $.73. Zacks Investment Research reports LHO's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 6.32%, compared to an
industry average of 8%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to LHO through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have LHO as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares S&P SmallCap Financials Portfolio (
- Vanguard S&P Small-Cap 600 Value ETF (
- Vanguard Russell 2000 Value ETF (
- iShares Russell 2000 Value Index Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is VIOV with an increase of
5.56% over the last 100 days. PSCF has the highest percent
weighting of LHO at 2.21%.