McKesson Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 05, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.24 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 01,
2014. Shareholders who purchased MCK stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th
quarter that MCK has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $191.63, the dividend yield is .5%.
The previous trading day's last sale of MCK was $191.63,
representing a -0.21% decrease from the 52 week high of $192.03 and
a 74.49% increase over the 52 week low of $109.82.
MCK is a part of the Health Care sector, which includes
companies such as Cardinal Health, Inc. (
) and AmerisourceBergen Corporation (Holding Co) (
). MCK's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $5.43. Zacks Investment Research reports MCK's
forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as 27.16%, compared to an
industry average of 11.9%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to MCK through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have MCK as a top-10 holding:
- Merrill Lynch Retail HOLDRS (
- SPDR MFS Systematic Growth Equity ETF (
- SPDR MFS Systematic Core Equity ETF (
- First Trust Health Care AlphaDEX (
The top-performing ETF of this group is FXH with an increase of
5.75% over the last 100 days. RTH has the highest percent weighting
of MCK at 4.77%.