Saul Centers, Inc. (BFS) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for July 15, 2013
Saul Centers, Inc. ( BFS ) will begin trading ex-dividend on July 15, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.36 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 31, 2013. Shareholders who purchased BFS stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 16th quarter that BFS has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $47.71, the dividend yield is 3.02%.
The previous trading day's last sale of BFS was $47.71, representing a -1.47% decrease from the 52 week high of $48.42 and a 20.18% increase over the 52 week low of $39.70.
BFS is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Simon Property Group, Inc. ( SPG ) and American Tower Corporation (REIT) ( AMT ). BFS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.49. Zacks Investment Research reports BFS's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 3.54%, compared to an industry average of 5.1%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the BFS Dividend History page.
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The following ETF(s) have BFS as a top-10 holding:
- PowerShares S&P SmallCap Low Volatility Portfolio ( XSLV ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is XSLV with an decrease of 0% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of BFS at 1.02%.