Potlatch Corporation (
) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 13, 2012 and a cash
dividend payment of $0.31 per share scheduled for December 28,
2012. Shareholders who purchased PCH stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 5th
quarter that PCH has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $39, the dividend yield is 3.18%.
The previous trading day's last sale of PCH was $39,
representing a -0.54% decrease from the 52 week high of $39.21 and
a 39.19% increase over the 52 week low of $28.02.
PCH is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes
companies such as Simon Property Group, Inc. (
) and American Tower Corporation (REIT) (
). PCH's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $.68. Zacks Investment Research reports PCH's
forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as -1.8%, compared to an
industry average of 15.8%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
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Interested in gaining exposure to PCH through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have PCH as a top-10 holding:
- iShares S&P Global Timber &Forestry Index Fund (
- WisdomTree Trust SmallCap Dividend Fund (
- Guggenheim S&P MidCap 400 Equal Weight ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is WOOD with an increase of
13.83% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of PCH at 5.41%.