Stryker Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 27, 2014. A cash dividend
payment of $0.305 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 30,
2014. Shareholders who purchased SYK stock prior to the ex-dividend
date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an
15.09% increase over the same period a year ago.
The previous trading day's last sale of SYK was $79.94,
representing a -4.67% decrease from the 52 week high of $83.86 and
a 26.19% increase over the 52 week low of $63.35.
SYK is a part of the Health Care sector, which includes
companies such as 3M Company (
) and Baxter International Inc. (
). SYK's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $2.63. Zacks Investment Research reports SYK's
forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 14.16%, compared to an
industry average of 8.1%.
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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 IHI with an increase of
7.92% over the last 100 days. WMW has the highest percent weighting
of SYK at 5.25%.