Duke Stock To Go Ex-dividend Monday (DRE)

NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Duke Realty (NYSE: DRE) is Monday, February 13, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 17 cents per share. At a price of $13.56 as of 9:30 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 4.9%.

The average volume for Duke has been 2.5 million shares per day over the past 30 days. Duke has a market cap of $3.34 billion and is part of the financial sector and real estate industry. Shares are up 14.7% year to date as of the close of trading on Thursday.

Duke Realty Corporation operates as a real estate investment trust (REIT) in the United States. It offers leasing, property and asset management, development, construction, build-to-suit, and other tenant-related services.

TheStreet Ratings rates Duke as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its compelling growth in net income, largely solid financial position with reasonable debt levels by most measures and solid stock price performance. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including feeble growth in the company's earnings per share, disappointing return on equity and poor profit margins. You can view the full Duke Ratings Report.

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