Piedmont Office Realty Trust, Inc. ( PDM ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 07, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.2 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 22, 2013. Shareholders who purchased PDM stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 5th quarter that PDM has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of PDM was $19.72, representing a -1.4% decrease from the 52 week high of $20 and a 34.88% increase over the 52 week low of $14.62.
PDM is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Brookfield Asset Management Inc ( BAM ) and Brookfield Office Properties Inc. ( BPO ). PDM's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.55.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the PDM Dividend History page.
Interested in gaining exposure to PDM through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have PDM as a top-10 holding:
- iShares FTSE NAREIT Industrial/Office Index Fund ( FNIO ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is FNIO with an increase of 3.5% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of PDM at 3.66%.
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