National Retail Properties ( NNN ) will begin trading ex-dividend on January 30, 2019. A cash dividend payment of $0.5 per share is scheduled to be paid on February 15, 2019. Shareholders who purchased NNN prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that NNN has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of NNN was $51.48, representing a -0.12% decrease from the 52 week high of $51.54 and a 42.01% increase over the 52 week low of $36.25.
NNN is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as American Tower Corporation (REIT) ( AMT ) and Simon Property Group, Inc. ( SPG ). NNN's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.91. Zacks Investment Research reports NNN's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 4.45%, compared to an industry average of -2.2%.
Interested in gaining exposure to NNN through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have NNN as a top-10 holding:
- SPDR S&P Dividend ETF ( SDY )
- FlexShares Global Quality Real Estate Index Fund ( GQRE )
- ProShares Trust ( REGL ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is GQRE with an decrease of -3.92% over the last 100 days. SDY has the highest percent weighting of NNN at 1.84%.
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