The ex-dividend date for Healthcare Realty (NYSE:HR) is tomorrow, May 15, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 30 cents per share. At a price of $21.95 as of 9:30 a.m., the dividend yield is 5.5%.
NEW YORK ( TheStreet) -- The ex-dividend date for Healthcare Realty (NYSE: HR) is tomorrow, May 15, 2012. Owners of shares as of market close today will be eligible for a dividend of 30 cents per share. At a price of $21.95 as of 9:30 a.m. ET, the dividend yield is 5.5%. The average volume for Healthcare has been 630,900 shares per day over the past 30 days. Healthcare has a market cap of $1.7 billion and is part of the financial sector and real estate industry. Shares are up 17.8% year to date as of the close of trading on Friday. Acquires existing healthcare facilities, provides property management, leasing and build-to-suit development services, and owns a portfolio of healthcare properties in the U.S. At Dec. 31, 2005, had investments of apx. $1.8 billion in 234 income-producing real estate properties and mortgages. The company has a P/E ratio of 311, above the average real estate industry P/E ratio of 181.4 and above the S&P 500 P/E ratio of 17.7.
TheStreet Ratings rates Healthcare as a hold. The company's strengths can be seen in multiple areas, such as its compelling growth in net income, revenue growth and good cash flow from operations. However, as a counter to these strengths, we also find weaknesses including poor profit margins and a generally disappointing performance in the stock itself. You can view the full Healthcare Ratings Report. See our dividend calendar or top-yielding stocks list.