Simon Property Group, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 14, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $1.3 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 30, 2014.
Shareholders who purchased SPG stock prior to the ex-dividend date
are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 4%
increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of
$176.05, the dividend yield is 2.95%.
The previous trading day's last sale of SPG was $176.05,
representing a -3.51% decrease from the 52 week high of $182.45 and
a 23.57% increase over the 52 week low of $142.47.
SPG is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes
companies such as American Tower Corporation (REIT) (
) and Public Storage (
). SPG's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $4.43. Zacks Investment Research reports SPG's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 10.03%, compared to an
industry average of 6.2%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to SPG through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have SPG as a top-10 holding:
- iShares Real Estate 50 ETF (
- Vanguard REIT ETF (
- iShares Retail Real Estate Cappd ETF (
- streetTRACKS Wilshire REIT Index Fund (
- Wilshire US REIT (
The top-performing ETF of this group is RWR with an increase of
16.69% over the last 100 days. FTY has the highest percent
weighting of SPG at 9.81%.