Kindred Healthcare, Inc. (KND) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 15, 2013

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Kindred Healthcare, Inc. ( KND ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 15, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.12 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 09, 2013. Shareholders who purchased KND stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. At the current stock price of $15.77, the dividend yield is .76%.

The previous trading day's last sale of KND was $15.77, representing a -5.17% decrease from the 52 week high of $16.63 and a 62.91% increase over the 52 week low of $9.68.

KND is a part of the Health Care sector, which includes companies such as Fresenius Medical Care Corporation ( FMS ) and HCA Holdings, Inc. ( HCA ). KND's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$1.35. Zacks Investment Research reports KND's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -19.57%, compared to an industry average of -9.9%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the KND Dividend History page.

Interested in gaining exposure to KND through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have KND as a top-10 holding:

  • First Trust Dow Jones Select MicroCap Index(sm) Fund ( FDM ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is FDM with an increase of 13.22% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of KND at 0.77%.



The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of The NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc.



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