W.P. Carey Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 26, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.9 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 15, 2014.
Shareholders who purchased WPC stock prior to the ex-dividend date
are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
0.56% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price
of $65.29, the dividend yield is 5.51%.
The previous trading day's last sale of WPC was $65.29,
representing a -9.56% decrease from the 52 week high of $72.19 and
a 18.21% increase over the 52 week low of $55.23.
WPC is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes
companies such as Simon Property Group, Inc. (
) and American Tower Corporation (REIT) (
). WPC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.47. Zacks Investment Research reports WPC's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 54.68%, compared to an
industry average of 9.2%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to WPC through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have WPC as a top-10 holding:
- Vanguard Small-Cap Growth ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is VBK with an increase of
3.26% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of WPC at 0.51%.