Post Properties, Inc. (
) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 28, 2012 and a cash
dividend payment of $0.25 per share scheduled for January 15, 2013.
Shareholders who purchased PPS stock prior to the ex-dividend date
are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd
quarter that PPS has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $49.73, the dividend yield is 2.01%.
The previous trading day's last sale of PPS was $49.73,
representing a -6.13% decrease from the 52 week high of $52.98 and
a 18.55% increase over the 52 week low of $41.95.
PPS is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes
companies such as Simon Property Group, Inc. (
) and American Tower Corporation (REIT) (
). PPS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.21. Zacks Investment Research reports PPS's
forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as 41.84%, compared to an
industry average of 13.5%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
dates, visit the
Interested in gaining exposure to PPS through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have PPS as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares Exchange-Traded Fund Trust II PowerShares S&P
- SPDR S&P 600 Small Cap ETF (based on S&P SmallCap 600
Index -- (
- iShares S&P SmallCap 600 Index Fund (
- PowerShares FTSE RAFI US 1500 Small-Mid Portfolio (
The top-performing ETF of this group is PRFZ with an increase of
9.01% over the last 100 days. PSCF has the highest percent
weighting of PPS at 2.8%.