Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 9/26/13, First Industrial Realty Trust, Inc. (FR) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.085, payable on 10/21/13. As a percentage of FR's recent stock price of $16.46, this dividend works out to approximately 0.52%, so look for shares of First Industrial Realty Trust, Inc. to trade 0.52% lower — all else being equal — when FR shares open for trading on 9/26/13.
Below is a dividend history chart for FR, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.085 declared by First Industrial Realty Trust, Inc.:
In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from FR is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 2.07% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of FR shares, versus its 200 day moving average:Looking at the chart above, FR's low point in its 52 week range is $12.48 per share, with $18.94 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $16.44.
According to the ETF Finder at ETF Channel, FR makes up 2.00% of the iShares Industrial/Office Real Estate Capped ETF (FNIO) which is trading lower by about 0.1% on the day Tuesday. In Tuesday trading, First Industrial Realty Trust, Inc. shares are currently down about 0.6% on the day.