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Mid-America Apartment Communities, Inc. (MAA) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for January 11, 2013

Mid-America Apartment Communities, Inc. ( MAA ) has announced an ex-dividend date of January 11, 2013 and a cash dividend payment of $0.695 per share scheduled for January 31, 2013. Shareholders who purchased MAA stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 5.3% increase over the prior quarter.

The previous trading day's last sale of MAA was $65.65, representing a -6.51% decrease from the 52 week high of $70.22 and a 13.27% increase over the 52 week low of $57.96.

MAA is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Simon Property Group, Inc. ( SPG ) and American Tower Corporation (REIT) ( AMT ). MAA's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.52. Zacks Investment Research reports MAA's forecasted earnings growth in 2012 as 13.32%, compared to an industry average of 6.9%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the MAA Dividend History page.

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

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

  • PowerShares Exchange-Traded Fund Trust II PowerShares S&P Smal ( PSCF )
  • SPDR S&P 600 Small Cap Growth ETF (based on S&P SmallCap 600 G ( SLYG )
  • iShares Small Cap 600/BARRA Growth Index Fund ( IJT )
  • Vanguard S&P Small-Cap 600 Growth ETF ( VIOG )
  • iShares Morningstar Small Growth Index Fund ( JKK ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is VIOG with an increase of 9.08% over the last 100 days. PSCF has the highest percent weighting of MAA at 2.46%.

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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