AmerisourceBergen Corporation (Holding Co) (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 14, 2014. A cash
dividend payment of $0.235 per share is scheduled to be paid on
September 02, 2014. Shareholders who purchased ABC stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This marks the 4th quarter that ABC has paid the same dividend. At
the current stock price of $75.82, the dividend yield is 1.24%.
The previous trading day's last sale of ABC was $75.82,
representing a -4.18% decrease from the 52 week high of $79.13 and
a 34.82% increase over the 52 week low of $56.24.
ABC is a part of the Health Care sector, which includes
companies such as McKesson Corporation (
) and Cardinal Health, Inc. (
). ABC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $1.09. Zacks Investment Research reports ABC's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 24.6%, compared to an
industry average of 9.3%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to ABC through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have ABC as a top-10 holding:
- iShares Morningstar Mid Core Index Fund (
- Vanguard Mid-Cap Value ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is VOE with an increase of
2.96% over the last 100 days. JKG has the highest percent weighting
of ABC at 1.16%.