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Post Properties, Inc. (PPS) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 26, 2013

Post Properties, Inc. ( PPS ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 26, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.25 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 15, 2013. Shareholders who purchased PPS stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that PPS has paid the same dividend.

The previous trading day's last sale of PPS was $47.6, representing a -10.15% decrease from the 52 week high of $52.98 and a 7.23% increase over the 52 week low of $44.39.

PPS is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Simon Property Group, Inc. ( SPG ) and American Tower Corporation (REIT) ( AMT ). PPS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.48. Zacks Investment Research reports PPS's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as .13%, compared to an industry average of 7.6%.

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

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

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

  • PowerShares Exchange-Traded Fund Trust II PowerShares S&P Smal ( PSCF )
  • Vanguard S&P Small-Cap 600 Growth ETF ( VIOG )
  • 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 )
  • iShares Morningstar Small Growth Index Fund ( JKK ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is IJT with an increase of 15.49% over the last 100 days. PSCF has the highest percent weighting of PPS at 2.26%.

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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