Ventas, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 04, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.725 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 27,
2014. Shareholders who purchased VTR stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd
quarter that VTR has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $64.93, the dividend yield is 4.47%.
The previous trading day's last sale of VTR was $64.93,
representing a -10.22% decrease from the 52 week high of $72.32 and
a 18.29% increase over the 52 week low of $54.89.
VTR is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes
companies such as Simon Property Group, Inc. (
) and American Tower Corporation (REIT) (
). VTR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.57. Zacks Investment Research reports VTR's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 6.01%, compared to an
industry average of 9%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to VTR through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have VTR as a top-10 holding:
- iShares Residential Real Estate Capped ETF (
- iShares Cohen & Steers Realty Majors Index Fund (
- streetTRACKS Wilshire REIT Index Fund (
- Wilshire US REIT (
- Vanguard REIT ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is REZ with an increase of
16.3% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of VTR at 8.64%.