Teleflex Incorporated (TFX) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 01, 2013


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Teleflex Incorporated ( TFX ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 01, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.34 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 15, 2013. Shareholders who purchased TFX stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 20th quarter that TFX has paid the same dividend.

The previous trading day's last sale of TFX was $78.62, representing a -1.45% decrease from the 52 week high of $79.78 and a 37.3% increase over the 52 week low of $57.26.

TFX is a part of the Health Care sector, which includes companies such as 3M Company ( MMM ) and Baxter International Inc. ( BAX ). TFX's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$4.7. Zacks Investment Research reports TFX's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 9.74%, compared to an industry average of 6.6%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the TFX Dividend History page.

Interested in gaining exposure to TFX through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have TFX as a top-10 holding:

  • SPDR S&P Health Care Equipment ( XHE )
  • iShares Morningstar Small Core Index Fund ( JKJ )
  • iShares Morningstar Small Value Index Fund ( JKL ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is JKL with an increase of 9.05% over the last 100 days. XHE has the highest percent weighting of TFX at 2.48%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

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