Simon Property Group, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 12, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $1.15 per share is scheduled to be paid on
February 28, 2013. Shareholders who purchased SPG stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This represents an 4.55% increase over the prior quarter.
The previous trading day's last sale of SPG was $160.79,
representing a -2.15% decrease from the 52 week high of $164.32 and
a 19.69% increase over the 52 week low of $134.34.
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 $4.97. Zacks Investment Research reports SPG's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 6.78%, compared to an
industry average of %.
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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 FTSE NAREIT Retail Index Fund (
- streetTRACKS Wilshire REIT Index Fund (
- Wilshire US REIT (
- Vanguard REIT ETF (
- First Trust S&P REIT Index Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is RTL with an increase of
2.72% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of SPG at 22.49%.