Zimmer Holdings, Inc. (ZMH) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 24, 2013


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Zimmer Holdings, Inc. ( ZMH ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 24, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.2 per share is scheduled to be paid on January 31, 2014. Shareholders who purchased ZMH stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that ZMH has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $92.74, the dividend yield is .86%.

The previous trading day's last sale of ZMH was $92.74, representing a -0.95% decrease from the 52 week high of $93.63 and a 42.35% increase over the 52 week low of $65.15.

ZMH is a part of the Health Care sector, which includes companies such as Johnson Controls, Inc. ( JCI ) and Intuitive Surgical, Inc. ( ISRG ). ZMH's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.95. Zacks Investment Research reports ZMH's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 7.64%, compared to an industry average of 6.6%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the ZMH Dividend History page. Our Dividend Calendar has the full list of stocks that have an ex-dividend today.

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

  • ELEMENTS Exchange Traded Notes Morningstar Wide Moat Focus Tot ( WMW )
  • iShares U.S. Medical Devices ETF ( IHI )
  • PowerShares Dynamic Heathcare ( PTH )
  • iShares Morningstar Mid Core Index Fund ( JKG ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is IHI with an increase of 10.47% over the last 100 days. WMW has the highest percent weighting of ZMH at 5.53%.

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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