ProLogis, Inc. (PLD) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 16, 2013
ProLogis, Inc. ( PLD ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 16, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.28 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 31, 2013. Shareholders who purchased PLD stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 20th quarter that PLD has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $36.57, the dividend yield is 3.06%.
The previous trading day's last sale of PLD was $36.57, representing a -19.66% decrease from the 52 week high of $45.52 and a 5.69% increase over the 52 week low of $34.60.
PLD is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Simon Property Group, Inc. ( SPG ) and American Tower Corporation (REIT) ( AMT ). PLD's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.05. Zacks Investment Research reports PLD's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -5.31%, compared to an industry average of 6.9%.
Interested in gaining exposure to PLD through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have PLD as a top-10 holding:
- iShares Cohen & Steers Realty Majors Index Fund ( ICF )
- PowerShares Active U.S. Real Estate Fund ( PSR )
- streetTRACKS Wilshire REIT Index Fund ( RWR )
- Wilshire US REIT ( WREI )
- iShares Industrial/Office Real Estate Capped ETF ( FNIO ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is FNIO with an decrease of -6.05% over the last 100 days. ICF has the highest percent weighting of PLD at 6.32%.