Weingarten Realty Investors (
) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 04, 2012 and a cash
dividend payment of $0.29 per share scheduled for December 14,
2012. Shareholders who purchased WRI stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th
quarter that WRI has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $26.88, the dividend yield is 4.32%.
The previous trading day's last sale of WRI was $26.88,
representing a -7.28% decrease from the 52 week high of $28.99 and
a 34.4% increase over the 52 week low of $20.
WRI is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes
companies such as Simon Property Group, Inc. (
) and American Tower Corporation (REIT) (
). WRI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $.73. Zacks Investment Research reports WRI's
forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as .25%, compared to an industry
average of 1%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
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Interested in gaining exposure to WRI through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have WRI as a top-10 holding:
- iShares FTSE NAREIT Retail Index Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is RTL with an decrease of
-0.03% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of WRI at 4.16%.