Prologis Declares Quarterly Dividends and Announces Results from Stockholder Meeting
SAN FRANCISCO, May 2, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The Board of Directors of Prologis, Inc. (NYSE: PLD), declared a regular cash dividend for the quarter ending June 30, 2018 on the following securities:
- A dividend of $0.48 per share of the company's common stock, payable on June 29, 2018, to common stockholders of record at the close of business on June 14, 2018; and
- A dividend of $1.0675 per share of the company's 8.54% Series Q Cumulative Redeemable Preferred Stock, payable on July 2, 2018, to Series Q stockholders of record at the close of business on June 19, 2018.
Annual Meeting Results
The following proposals were approved at the company's 2018 annual stockholder meeting: the election of all nominated directors to serve until the next annual meeting and until their successors are duly elected and qualified; the advisory vote for the company's executive compensation for 2017; and the ratification of the appointment of KPMG LLP as the company's independent registered public accounting firm for the year 2018.
Our stockholders elected Hamid R. Moghadam (chairman), Cristina G. Bita, George L. Fotiades, Lydia H. Kennard, J. Michael Losh, Irving F. Lyons III, David P. O'Connor, Olivier Piani, Jeffrey L. Skelton, Carl B. Webb and William D. Zollars as directors of the company.
Prologis, Inc. is the global leader in logistics real estate with a focus on high-barrier, high-growth markets. As of March 31, 2018, the company owned or had investments in, on a wholly owned basis or through co-investment ventures, properties and development projects expected to total approximately 683 million square feet (63 million square meters) in 19 countries. Prologis leases modern distribution facilities to a diverse base of approximately 5,000 customers across two major categories: business-to-business and retail/online fulfillment.
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SOURCE Prologis, Inc.