Stryker Corporation (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 26, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.265 per share is scheduled to be paid on
October 31, 2013. Shareholders who purchased SYK stock prior to the
ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This
marks the 4th quarter that SYK has paid the same dividend. At the
current stock price of $70.83, the dividend yield is 1.5%.
The previous trading day's last sale of SYK was $70.83,
representing a -1.54% decrease from the 52 week high of $71.94 and
a 37.27% increase over the 52 week low of $51.60.
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 $2.98. Zacks Investment Research reports SYK's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 3.98%, compared to an
industry average of 4.4%.
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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:
- iShares U.S. Medical Devices ETF (
- ELEMENTS Exchange Traded Notes Morningstar Wide Moat Focus
The top-performing ETF of this group is WMW with an increase of
13.81% over the last 100 days. IHI has the highest percent
weighting of SYK at 6.26%.