Questcor Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (QCOR) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for January 15, 2014

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Questcor Pharmaceuticals, Inc. ( QCOR ) will begin trading ex-dividend on January 15, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.3 per share is scheduled to be paid on January 24, 2014. Shareholders who purchased QCOR stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.

The previous trading day's last sale of QCOR was $53.13, representing a -28.93% decrease from the 52 week high of $74.76 and a 114.67% increase over the 52 week low of $24.75.

QCOR is a part of the Health Care sector, which includes companies such as Johnson & Johnson ( JNJ ) and Pfizer, Inc. ( PFE ). QCOR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $4.32. Zacks Investment Research reports QCOR's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 66.03%, compared to an industry average of 17.2%.

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

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

  • PowerShares S&P SmallCap Health Care Portfolio ( PSCH )
  • Vanguard S&P Small-Cap 600 Growth ETF ( VIOG )
  • iShares Small Cap 600/BARRA Growth Index Fund ( IJT )
  • Vanguard S&P Small-Cap 600 ETF ( VIOO ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is PSCH with an increase of 17.33% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of QCOR at 3.8%.



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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