PDL BioPharma, Inc. (PDLI) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 03, 2014

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PDL BioPharma, Inc. ( PDLI ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 03, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.15 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 12, 2014. Shareholders who purchased PDLI stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 16th quarter that PDLI has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $8.82, the dividend yield is 6.8%.

The previous trading day's last sale of PDLI was $8.82, representing a -13.57% decrease from the 52 week high of $10.21 and a 29.33% increase over the 52 week low of $6.82.

PDLI is a part of the Health Care sector, which includes companies such as Gilead Sciences, Inc. ( GILD ) and Amgen Inc. ( AMGN ). PDLI's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.68. Zacks Investment Research reports PDLI's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 21.77%, compared to an industry average of 6.2%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the PDLI Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

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

  • First Trust DJ Global Select Dividend ( FGD )
  • WisdomTree SmallCap Earnings Fund ( EES )
  • WisdomTree Trust SmallCap Dividend Fund ( DES ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is EES with an increase of 9.53% over the last 100 days. FGD has the highest percent weighting of PDLI at 1.43%.

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



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