Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on October 02, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.35 per share is scheduled to be paid on
November 01, 2013. Shareholders who purchased BMY stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This marks the 4th quarter that BMY has paid the same dividend. At
the current stock price of $46.28, the dividend yield is 3.03%.
The previous trading day's last sale of BMY was $46.28,
representing a -6.64% decrease from the 52 week high of $49.57 and
a 51.04% increase over the 52 week low of $30.64.
BMY is a part of the Health Care sector, which includes
companies such as Johnson & Johnson (
) and Pfizer, Inc. (
). BMY's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $.82. Zacks Investment Research reports BMY's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -13.15%, compared to an
industry average of -3.5%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to BMY through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have BMY as a top-10 holding:
- iShares U.S. Pharmaceutical ETF (
- PowerShares Dynamic Pharmaceuticals (
- Select Sector SPDR Fund - Health Care (
- iShares Dow Jones U.S. Health Care Index Fund (
- Columbia Select Large Cap Value ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is GVT with an increase of
24.6% over the last 100 days. IHE has the highest percent weighting
of BMY at 5.61%.