AmerisourceBergen Corporation (Holding Co) (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 16, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.21 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 03,
2013. Shareholders who purchased ABC stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd
quarter that ABC has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $54.96, the dividend yield is 1.53%.
The previous trading day's last sale of ABC was $54.96,
representing a -3.43% decrease from the 52 week high of $56.91 and
a 52.92% increase over the 52 week low of $35.94.
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 $2.27. Zacks Investment Research reports ABC's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 8.2%, compared to an industry
average of 5.4%.
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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:
- PowerShares Dynamic Heathcare (
- First Trust Health Care AlphaDEX (
- TrimTabs Float Shrink ETF (
- iShares Morningstar Mid Value Index Fund (
- PowerShares Fundamental Pure Large Core Portfolio (
The top-performing ETF of this group is FXH with an increase of
21.48% over the last 100 days. PTH has the highest percent
weighting of ABC at 2.49%.