Alexandria Real Estate Equities, Inc. ( ARE ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 28, 2019. A cash dividend payment of $0.97 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 15, 2019. Shareholders who purchased ARE prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 7.78% increase over prior dividend payment.
The previous trading day's last sale of ARE was $143.83, representing a -0.03% decrease from the 52 week high of $143.88 and a 31.91% increase over the 52 week low of $109.04.
ARE is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as American Tower Corporation (REIT) ( AMT ) and Simon Property Group, Inc. ( SPG ). ARE's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.51. Zacks Investment Research reports ARE's forecasted earnings growth in 2019 as 5.49%, compared to an industry average of -.5%.
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