Piedmont Office Realty Trust, Inc. (PDM) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 26, 2014
Piedmont Office Realty Trust, Inc. ( PDM ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 26, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.2 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 21, 2014. Shareholders who purchased PDM stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 9th quarter that PDM has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of PDM was $17.03, representing a -19.25% decrease from the 52 week high of $21.09 and a 7.61% increase over the 52 week low of $15.83.
PDM is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Brookfield Asset Management Inc ( BAM ) and Brookfield Office Properties Inc. ( BPO ). PDM's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.6. Zacks Investment Research reports PDM's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as -1.14%, compared to an industry average of 7.8%.