Allergan, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 21, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.05 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 13,
2013. Shareholders who purchased AGN stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the
23rd quarter that AGN has paid the same dividend. At the current
stock price of $101.41, the dividend yield is .2%.
The previous trading day's last sale of AGN was $101.41,
representing a -12.92% decrease from the 52 week high of $116.45
and a 24.77% increase over the 52 week low of $81.28.
AGN is a part of the Consumer Durables sector, which includes
companies such as Johnson & Johnson (
) and Pfizer, Inc. (
). AGN's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.88. Zacks Investment Research reports AGN's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 14.8%, compared to an
industry average of -3.5%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
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Interested in gaining exposure to AGN through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have AGN as a top-10 holding:
- Merrill Lynch Pharmaceutical HOLDRS (
- iShares Dow Jones U.S. Pharmaceutical Index Fund (
- SPDR S&P Pharmaceuticals ETF (
- iShares MSCI Netherlands Index Fund (
- Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Healthcare ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is XPH with an increase of
22.44% over the last 100 days. PPH has the highest percent
weighting of AGN at 5.02%.