Physicians Realty Trust ( DOC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on January 03, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.225 per share is scheduled to be paid on January 18, 2017. Shareholders who purchased DOC prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 14th quarter that DOC has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of DOC was $18.96, representing a -13.94% decrease from the 52 week high of $22.03 and a 23.04% increase over the 52 week low of $15.41.
DOC is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Simon Property Group, Inc. ( SPG ) and American Tower Corporation (REIT) ( AMT ). DOC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.22. Zacks Investment Research reports DOC's forecasted earnings growth in 2016 as 8.87%, compared to an industry average of 1.5%.
Interested in gaining exposure to DOC through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have DOC as a top-10 holding:
- iShares MSCI Austria Capped Investable Market Index Fund ( EWO )
- iShares Residential Real Estate Capped ETF ( REZ ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is EWO with an increase of 8.54% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of DOC at 1.62%.
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