Reminder - Vanguard FTSE Canadian Capped REIT Index ETF (VRE) Goes Ex-Dividend Soon

On 2/26/14, Vanguard FTSE Canadian Capped REIT Index ETF (TSX: VRE.TO) will trade ex-dividend, for its monthly dividend of $0.0257, payable on 3/5/14. As a percentage of VRE's recent stock price of $25.52, this dividend works out to approximately 0.10%.

Below is a dividend history chart for VRE, showing historical dividends prior to the most recent $0.0257 declared by Vanguard FTSE Canadian Capped REIT Index ETF:

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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 VRE is likely to continue, and whether the current estimated yield of 1.21% on annualized basis is a reasonable expectation of annual yield going forward.

In Monday trading, Vanguard FTSE Canadian Capped REIT Index ETF shares are currently trading flat on the day.

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