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American Tower Corporation (REIT) (AMT) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for April 08, 2015

American Tower Corporation (REIT) ( AMT ) will begin trading ex-dividend on April 08, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.42 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 28, 2015. Shareholders who purchased AMT prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 10.53% increase over the prior quarter.

The previous trading day's last sale of AMT was $98.04, representing a -7.77% decrease from the 52 week high of $106.31 and a 22.29% increase over the 52 week low of $80.17.

AMT is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Simon Property Group, Inc. ( SPG ) and Public Storage ( PSA ). AMT's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.01. Zacks Investment Research reports AMT's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as 19.56%, compared to an industry average of 1.8%.

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

Interested in gaining exposure to AMT through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?

The following ETF(s) have AMT as a top-10 holding:

  • PowerShares Active U.S. Real Estate Fund ( PSR )
  • iShares Real Estate 50 ETF ( FTY )
  • iShares U.S. Real Estate ETF ( IYR )
  • RevenueShares Financials Sector ( RWW )
  • ProShares DJ Brookfield Global Infrastructure ETF ( TOLZ ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is PSR with an increase of 7.95% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of AMT at 6.24%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.


The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

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