ResMed Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 17, 2013. A cash dividend
payment of $0.17 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 18,
2013. Shareholders who purchased RMD stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th
quarter that RMD has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $50.54, the dividend yield is 1.35%.
The previous trading day's last sale of RMD was $50.54,
representing a -1.67% decrease from the 52 week high of $51.40 and
a 69.48% increase over the 52 week low of $29.82.
RMD is a part of the Health Care sector, which includes
companies such as 3M Company (
) and Baxter International Inc. (
). RMD's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.13. Zacks Investment Research reports RMD's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 29.56%, compared to an
industry average of 11.2%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to RMD through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have RMD as a top-10 holding:
- SPDR S&P Health Care Equipment (
The top-performing ETF of this group is XHE with an increase of
13.47% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of RMD at 2.48%.