Perrigo Company (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 28, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.09 per share is scheduled to be paid on
September 17, 2013. Shareholders who purchased PRGO stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This marks the 4th quarter that PRGO has paid the same dividend. At
the current stock price of $119.22, the dividend yield is .3%.
The previous trading day's last sale of PRGO was $119.22,
representing a -11.24% decrease from the 52 week high of $134.31
and a 20.68% increase over the 52 week low of $98.79.
PRGO is a part of the Health Care sector, which includes
companies such as Johnson & Johnson (
) and Pfizer, Inc. (
). PRGO's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $4.67. Zacks Investment Research reports PRGO's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 16.67%, compared to an
industry average of 5.6%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to PRGO through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have PRGO as a top-10 holding:
- Market Vectors Israel ETF (
- SPDR S&P Pharmaceuticals ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is XPH with an increase of
20.82% over the last 100 days. ISRA has the highest percent
weighting of PRGO at 9.06%.