Stryker Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 27, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.305 per share is scheduled to be paid on
January 31, 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 prior quarter. At the
current stock price of $75, the dividend yield is 1.63%.
The previous trading day's last sale of SYK was $75,
representing a -0.66% decrease from the 52 week high of $75.50 and
a 38.71% increase over the 52 week low of $54.07.
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 $2.33. Zacks Investment Research reports SYK's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 3.83%, compared to an
industry average of 6.5%.
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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:
- iShares U.S. Medical Devices ETF (
- ELEMENTS Exchange Traded Notes Morningstar Wide Moat Focus
The top-performing ETF of this group is IHI with an increase of
9.98% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of SYK at 5.98%.