Post Properties, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 30, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.33 per share is scheduled to be paid on
January 15, 2014. 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 $45.53, the dividend yield is 2.9%.
The previous trading day's last sale of PPS was $45.53,
representing a -13.39% decrease from the 52 week high of $52.57 and
a 7.31% increase over the 52 week low of $42.43.
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 $1.49. Zacks Investment Research reports PPS's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 5.47%, compared to an
industry average of 4.6%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to PPS through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have PPS as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares S&P SmallCap Financials Portfolio (
- Vanguard S&P Small-Cap 600 Growth ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is VIOG with an increase of
12.43% over the last 100 days. PSCF has the highest percent
weighting of PPS at 1.74%.