Extra Space Storage Inc ( EXR ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 14, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.78 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 29, 2018. Shareholders who purchased EXR prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 8th quarter that EXR has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of EXR was $87.56, representing a -1.13% decrease from the 52 week high of $88.56 and a 22.74% increase over the 52 week low of $71.34.
EXR is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as American Tower Corporation (REIT) ( AMT ) and Simon Property Group, Inc. ( SPG ). EXR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.76. Zacks Investment Research reports EXR's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 4.68%, compared to an industry average of 1.7%.
Interested in gaining exposure to EXR through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have EXR as a top-10 holding:
- Real Estate Select Sector SPDR Fund ( XLRE ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is XLRE with an decrease of -5.3% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of EXR at 1.79%.
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