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Welltower Inc. (HCN) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 06, 2016

Welltower Inc. ( HCN ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 06, 2016. A cash dividend payment of $0.86 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 20, 2016. Shareholders who purchased HCN prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 4.24% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current stock price of $74.38, the dividend yield is 4.62%.

The previous trading day's last sale of HCN was $74.38, representing a -0.13% decrease from the 52 week high of $74.48 and a 40.87% increase over the 52 week low of $52.80.

HCN is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Simon Property Group, Inc. ( SPG ) and American Tower Corporation (REIT) ( AMT ). HCN's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.2. Zacks Investment Research reports HCN's forecasted earnings growth in 2016 as 3.96%, compared to an industry average of 5.3%.

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

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

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

  • iShares Residential Real Estate Capped ETF ( REZ )
  • iShares Cohen & Steers REIT ETF ( ICF )
  • Schwab U.S. REIT ETF ( SCHH )
  • SPDR DJ Wilshire REIT ETF ( RWR )
  • Wilshire US REIT ( WREI ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is SCHH with an increase of 7.39% over the last 100 days. REZ has the highest percent weighting of HCN at 7.92%.

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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