Humana Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 26, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.27 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 26,
2013. Shareholders who purchased HUM stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
3.85% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price
of $84.6, the dividend yield is 1.28%.
The previous trading day's last sale of HUM was $84.6,
representing a -1.51% decrease from the 52 week high of $85.90 and
a 41.19% increase over the 52 week low of $59.92.
HUM is a part of the Health Care sector, which includes
companies such as UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (
) and WellPoint Inc. (
). HUM's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $8.92. Zacks Investment Research reports HUM's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 24.14%, compared to an
industry average of 14.9%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment
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Interested in gaining exposure to HUM through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have HUM as a top-10 holding:
- iShares Dow Jones U.S. Health Care Providers Index (
- PowerShares Dynamic Heathcare (
- First Trust Health Care AlphaDEX (
- iShares Morningstar Mid Value Index Fund (
- First Trust Large Cap Value AlphaDEX Fund (based onthe
The top-performing ETF of this group is IHF with an increase of
13.89% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of HUM at 4.62%.