Pfizer, Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on July 30, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.26 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 03,
2014. Shareholders who purchased PFE stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd
quarter that PFE has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $30.1, the dividend yield is 3.46%.
The previous trading day's last sale of PFE was $30.1,
representing a -8.68% decrease from the 52 week high of $32.96 and
a 8.43% increase over the 52 week low of $27.76.
PFE is a part of the Health Care sector, which includes
companies such as Johnson & Johnson (
) and Novartis AG (
). PFE's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $3.12. Zacks Investment Research reports PFE's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 1.39%, compared to an
industry average of .6%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to PFE through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have PFE as a top-10 holding:
- iShares U.S. Pharmaceutical ETF (
- Select Sector SPDR Fund - Health Care (
- iShares Dow Jones U.S. Health Care Index Fund (
- Merrill Lynch Pharmaceutical HOLDRS (
- First Trust Morningstar Dividend Leaders Index Fund (
The top-performing ETF of this group is FDL with an increase of
9.16% over the last 100 days. IHE has the highest percent weighting
of PFE at 8.59%.