Colonial Properties Trust (CLP) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 02, 2013
Colonial Properties Trust ( CLP ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 02, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.21 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 13, 2013. Shareholders who purchased CLP stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 16.67% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current stock price of $23.21, the dividend yield is 3.62%.
The previous trading day's last sale of CLP was $23.21, representing a -1.82% decrease from the 52 week high of $23.64 and a 18.06% increase over the 52 week low of $19.66.
CLP is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Simon Property Group, Inc. ( SPG ) and American Tower Corporation (REIT) ( AMT ). CLP's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.22. Zacks Investment Research reports CLP's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 24.68%, compared to an industry average of 10.6%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the CLP Dividend History page.
Interested in gaining exposure to CLP through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have CLP as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares Exchange-Traded Fund Trust II PowerShares S&P Smal ( PSCF )
- PowerShares Fundamental Pure Small Value Portfolio ( PXSV ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is PXSV with an increase of 15.78% over the last 100 days. PSCF has the highest percent weighting of CLP at 2.06%.