Danaher Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 26, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.1 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 25,
2014. Shareholders who purchased DHR stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
300% increase over the prior quarter.
The previous trading day's last sale of DHR was $74.32,
representing a -5.69% decrease from the 52 week high of $78.80 and
a 29.01% increase over the 52 week low of $57.61.
DHR is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes
companies such as Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc (
) and ASML Holding N.V. (
). DHR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $3.8. Zacks Investment Research reports DHR's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 9.87%, compared to an
industry average of -1.7%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to DHR through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have DHR as a top-10 holding:
- Guggenheim S&P Global Water (
- Select Sector SPDR Fund - Industrial (
- Vanguard Industrials ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is CGW with an increase of
7.48% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of DHR at 5.21%.