Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment Trust (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 28, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.18 per share is scheduled to be paid on
March 15, 2013. Shareholders who purchased PEI stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
represents an 12.5% increase over the prior quarter.
The previous trading day's last sale of PEI was $18.08,
representing a -6.27% decrease from the 52 week high of $19.29 and
a 53.09% increase over the 52 week low of $11.81.
PEI is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes
companies such as Simon Property Group, Inc. (
) and American Tower Corporation (REIT) (
). PEI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is -$.71. Zacks Investment Research reports PEI's
forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as -5.76%, compared to an
industry average of 3%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
dates, visit the
Interested in gaining exposure to PEI through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have PEI as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares FTSE RAFI US 1500 Small-Mid Portfolio (
The top-performing ETF of this group is PRFZ with an increase of
7.77% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of PEI at 0.22%.