NEW YORK (
) -- The ex-dividend date for
) is tomorrow, September 28, 2011. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 50 cents per share. At a price of $94.46 as of 9:30 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 2.2%.
The average volume for Boston has been 1.4 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Boston has a market cap of $13.6 billion and is part of the
industry. Shares are up 8% year to date as of the close of trading on Monday.
Boston Properties, Inc., a real estate investment trust (REIT), together with its subsidiaries, engages in the ownership and development of office properties. The company has a P/E ratio of 90.6, equal to the average real estate industry P/E ratio and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
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TheStreet Ratings rates Boston as a
. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its revenue growth, good cash flow from operations, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures, expanding profit margins and solid stock price performance. We feel these strengths outweigh the fact that the company has had sub par growth in net income. You can view the full