Simon Property Group, Inc. (SPG) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 14, 2013
Simon Property Group, Inc. ( SPG ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 14, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $1.15 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 30, 2013. Shareholders who purchased SPG stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that SPG has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $157.29, the dividend yield is 2.92%.
The previous trading day's last sale of SPG was $157.29, representing a -13.79% decrease from the 52 week high of $182.45 and a 8.32% increase over the 52 week low of $145.21.
SPG is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Public Storage ( PSA ) and American Tower Corporation (REIT) ( AMT ). SPG's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.86. Zacks Investment Research reports SPG's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 9.39%, compared to an industry average of 5.8%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the SPG Dividend History page.
Interested in gaining exposure to SPG through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have SPG as a top-10 holding:
- iShares Retail Real Estate Cappd ETF ( RTL )
- streetTRACKS Wilshire REIT Index Fund ( RWR )
- Wilshire US REIT ( WREI )
- PowerShares Active U.S. Real Estate Fund ( PSR )
- iShares Real Estate 50 ETF ( FTY ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is RWR with an decrease of -1.5% over the last 100 days. RTL has the highest percent weighting of SPG at 21.85%.