AmerisourceBergen Corporation (Holding Co) (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 14, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.235 per share is scheduled to be paid on
December 02, 2013. 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 prior quarter. At the
current stock price of $68.29, the dividend yield is 1.38%.
The previous trading day's last sale of ABC was $68.29,
representing a -0.22% decrease from the 52 week high of $68.44 and
a 71.15% increase over the 52 week low of $39.90.
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 $1.83. Zacks Investment Research reports ABC's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 17.34%, compared to an
industry average of .7%.
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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 (
- Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Healthcare ETF (
- iShares Morningstar Mid Core Index Fund (
- Direxion All Cap Insider Sentiment Shares (
The top-performing ETF of this group is FXH with an increase of
16.38% over the last 100 days. PTH has the highest percent
weighting of ABC at 2.7%.