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QTS Realty Trust, Inc. (QTS) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 15, 2015

QTS Realty Trust, Inc. ( QTS ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 15, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.32 per share is scheduled to be paid on January 06, 2016. Shareholders who purchased QTS prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that QTS has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $41.49, the dividend yield is 3.09%.

The previous trading day's last sale of QTS was $41.49, representing a -10.54% decrease from the 52 week high of $46.38 and a 34.1% increase over the 52 week low of $30.94.

QTS is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Simon Property Group, Inc. ( SPG ) and Public Storage ( PSA ). QTS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.55. Zacks Investment Research reports QTS's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as 12.33%, compared to an industry average of 8.3%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the QTS Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

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

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

  • PowerShares Zacks Micro Cap ( PZI ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is PZI with an decrease of -6.69% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of QTS at 0.26%.

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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