IRVINE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 30, 2014-- HCP (NYSE:HCP) announced that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly common stock cash dividend of $0.545 per share. The dividend will be paid on November 25, 2014 to stockholders of record as of the close of business on November 10, 2014.
HCP, Inc. is a fully integrated real estate investment trust (REIT) that invests primarily in real estate serving the healthcare industry in the United States. HCP's portfolio of assets is diversified among five distinct sectors: senior housing, post-acute/skilled nursing, life science, medical office and hospitals. A publicly traded company since 1985, HCP: (i) was the first healthcare REIT selected to the S&P 500 index; (ii) has increased its dividend per share for 29 consecutive years; (iii) is the only REIT included in the S&P 500 Dividend Aristocrats index; and (iv) is a global leader in sustainability as a member of the CDP, Dow Jones and FTSE4Good sustainability leadership indices, as well as the GRESB Global Healthcare Sector Leader. For more information regarding HCP, visit the Company's website at www.hcpi.com.
Source: HCP, Inc.
Timothy M. Schoen, 949-407-0400
Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer