Stryker Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 26, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.305 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 31,
2014. Shareholders who purchased SYK stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd
quarter that SYK has paid the same dividend. At the current stock
price of $84.73, the dividend yield is 1.44%.
The previous trading day's last sale of SYK was $84.73,
representing a -2.53% decrease from the 52 week high of $86.93 and
a 32.99% increase over the 52 week low of $63.71.
SYK is a part of the Health Care sector, which includes
companies such as 3M Company (
) and Covidien plc. (
). SYK's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.02. Zacks Investment Research reports SYK's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 13.79%, compared to an
industry average of 13.4%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to SYK through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have SYK as a top-10 holding:
- Elements Exchange Traded Notes Morningstar Wide Moat Focus
- iShares U.S. Medical Devices ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is WMW with an increase of
8.85% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of SYK at 5.25%.