AmerisourceBergen Corporation (Holding Co) (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 13, 2014. A cash
dividend payment of $0.235 per share is scheduled to be paid on
March 03, 2014. Shareholders who purchased ABC stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
represents an 11.9% increase over the same period a year ago.
The previous trading day's last sale of ABC was $67.56,
representing a -6.06% decrease from the 52 week high of $71.92 and
a 46.61% increase over the 52 week low of $46.08.
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 $1.29. Zacks Investment Research reports ABC's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 17.81%, compared to an
industry average of 5.9%.
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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:
- Vanguard Mid-Cap Value ETF (
- QuantShares U.S. Market Neutral Anti Beta Fund ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is VOE with an increase of
5.3% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of ABC at 1%.