Kindred Healthcare, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 19, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.12 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 11,
2014. Shareholders who purchased KND stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th
quarter that KND has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $24.32, the dividend yield is 1.97%.
The previous trading day's last sale of KND was $24.32,
representing a -8.98% decrease from the 52 week high of $26.72 and
a 102.31% increase over the 52 week low of $12.02.
KND is a part of the Health Care sector, which includes
companies such as HCA Holdings, Inc. (
) and Fresenius Medical Care Corporation (
). KND's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is -$3.13. Zacks Investment Research reports KND's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 18.3%, compared to an
industry average of 22.1%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to KND through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have KND as a top-10 holding:
- SPDR S&P Health Care Services ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is XHS with an increase of
6.25% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of KND at 2.22%.