CoreSite Realty Corporation ( COR ) has announced an ex-dividend date of December 27, 2012 and a cash dividend payment of $0.27 per share scheduled for January 15, 2013. Shareholders who purchased COR stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 50% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $27.58, the dividend yield is 3.92%.
The previous trading day's last sale of COR was $27.58, representing a -1.5% decrease from the 52 week high of $28 and a 56.35% increase over the 52 week low of $17.64.
COR is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Simon Property Group, Inc. ( SPG ) and American Tower Corporation (REIT) ( AMT ). COR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.14. Zacks Investment Research reports COR's forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as 23.25%, compared to an industry average of 3.4%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the COR Dividend History page.
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