Acadia Realty Trust About To Put More Money In Your Pocket (AKR)

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, on 6/26/13, Acadia Realty Trust ( AKR) will trade ex-dividend, for its quarterly dividend of $0.21, payable on 7/15/13. As a percentage of AKR's recent stock price of $23.63, this dividend works out to approximately 0.89%, so look for shares of Acadia Realty Trust to trade 0.89% lower — all else being equal — when AKR shares open for trading on 6/26/13.

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Below is a dividend history chart for AKR, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.21 declared by Acadia Realty Trust:

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In general, dividends are not always predictable; but looking at the history above can help in judging whether the most recent dividend from AKR is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 3.55% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward. The chart below shows the one year performance of AKR shares, versus its 200 day moving average:

Acadia Realty Trust 200 Day Moving Average Chart

Looking at the chart above, AKR's low point in its 52 week range is $22.36 per share, with $29.32 as the 52 week high point — that compares with a last trade of $23.71.

According to the ETF Finder at ETF Channel, AKR makes up 1.38% of the iShares FTSE NAREIT Retail Capped Index Fund ETF ( RTL) which is trading lower by about 2.7% on the day Monday.

In Monday trading, Acadia Realty Trust shares are currently down about 2% on the day.

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