Public Storage (PSA) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 11, 2013

By
A A A

Public Storage ( PSA ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 11, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $1.25 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 28, 2013. Shareholders who purchased PSA stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 13.64% increase over the prior quarter.

The previous trading day's last sale of PSA was $152.59, representing a -3.39% decrease from the 52 week high of $157.95 and a 18.25% increase over the 52 week low of $129.04.

PSA is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Simon Property Group, Inc. ( SPG ) and American Tower Corporation (REIT) ( AMT ). PSA's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.9. Zacks Investment Research reports PSA's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 12.84%, compared to an industry average of 7.8%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the PSA Dividend History page.

Interested in gaining exposure to PSA through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have PSA as a top-10 holding:

  • iShares FTSE NAREIT Residential Index Fund ( REZ )
  • iShares Cohen & Steers Realty Majors Index Fund ( ICF )
  • streetTRACKS Wilshire REIT Index Fund ( RWR )
  • Wilshire US REIT ( WREI )
  • Vanguard REIT ETF ( VNQ ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is REZ with an increase of 9.12% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of PSA at 8.92%.



The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc.



This article appears in: News Headlines , Stocks


NASDAQ.com News

NASDAQ.com News

More from NASDAQ.com News:

Related Videos

Tiny Homes With Big Appeal
Tiny Homes With Big Appeal          

Stocks

Referenced

Most Active by Volume

270,887,127
    $93.89 unch
225,243,115
  • $40.93 ▼ 2.74%
135,900,109
  • $47.52 ▲ 1.80%
89,467,924
  • $5.35 ▼ 1.11%
85,105,358
  • $16.95 ▼ 0.53%
80,748,539
  • $39.80 ▼ 4.21%
68,491,586
  • $3.57 ▼ 1.79%
62,097,356
  • $100.96 ▼ 0.82%
As of 9/19/2014, 04:15 PM

Find a Credit Card

Select a credit card product by:
Select an offer:
Search
Data Provided by BankRate.com