Equinix, Inc. (EQIX) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 21, 2018

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Equinix, Inc. ( EQIX ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 21, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $2.28 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 19, 2018. Shareholders who purchased EQIX prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that EQIX has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $438.77, the dividend yield is 2.08%.

The previous trading day's last sale of EQIX was $438.77, representing a -11.42% decrease from the 52 week high of $495.35 and a 18.33% increase over the 52 week low of $370.79.

EQIX is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as American Tower Corporation (REIT) ( AMT ) and Simon Property Group, Inc. ( SPG ). EQIX's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.48. Zacks Investment Research reports EQIX's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as .71%, compared to an industry average of -.9%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the EQIX Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

Interested in gaining exposure to EQIX through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have EQIX as a top-10 holding:

  • iShares Core U.S. REIT ETF ( USRT )
  • iShares U.S. Real Estate ETF ( IYR )
  • Fidelity MSCI Real Estate Index ETF ( FREL )
  • Invesco S&P 500 Equal Weight Real Estate ETF ( EWRE )
  • Vanguard Real Estate ETF ( VNQ ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is USRT with an increase of 15.89% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of EQIX at 3.97%.

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