ProLogis, Inc. ( PLD ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 08, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.28 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 29, 2013. Shareholders who purchased PLD stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 17th quarter that PLD has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of PLD was $40.03, representing a -2.41% decrease from the 52 week high of $41.02 and a 33.3% increase over the 52 week low of $30.03.
PLD is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Simon Property Group, Inc. ( SPG ) and American Tower Corporation (REIT) ( AMT ). PLD's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$.2. Zacks Investment Research reports PLD's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -3.07%, compared to an industry average of 7.7%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the PLD Dividend History page.
Interested in gaining exposure to PLD through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have PLD as a top-10 holding:
- iShares Cohen & Steers Realty Majors Index Fund ( ICF )
- PowerShares Active U.S. Real Estate Fund ( PSR )
- streetTRACKS Wilshire REIT Index Fund ( RWR )
- Wilshire US REIT ( WREI )
- iShares FTSE NAREIT Industrial/Office Index Fund ( FNIO ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is RWR with an increase of 7.43% over the last 100 days. ICF has the highest percent weighting of PLD at 5.87%.
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