Weyerhaeuser Company (WY) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 27, 2014

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Weyerhaeuser Company ( WY ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 27, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.29 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 12, 2014. Shareholders who purchased WY stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 31.82% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $34.46, the dividend yield is 3.37%.

The previous trading day's last sale of WY was $34.46, representing a -0.14% decrease from the 52 week high of $34.51 and a 28.06% increase over the 52 week low of $26.91.

WY is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Simon Property Group, Inc. ( SPG ) and American Tower Corporation (REIT) ( AMT ). WY's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.12. Zacks Investment Research reports WY's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 18.86%, compared to an industry average of 18.5%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the WY Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

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

  • iShares S&P Global Timber &Forestry Index Fund ( WOOD )
  • Guggenheim Timber ETF ( CUT )
  • FlexShares Global Quality Real Estate Index Fund ( GQRE )
  • PowerShares Active U.S. Real Estate Fund ( PSR )
  • iShares Real Estate 50 ETF ( FTY ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is GQRE with an increase of 10.62% over the last 100 days. WOOD has the highest percent weighting of WY at 8.6%.



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.



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