Zoetis Inc. (
) will begin trading ex-dividend on October 30, 2013. A cash
dividend payment of $0.065 per share is scheduled to be paid on
December 02, 2013. Shareholders who purchased ZTS stock prior to
the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment.
This marks the 3rd quarter that ZTS has paid the same dividend. At
the current stock price of $31.98, the dividend yield is .81%.
The previous trading day's last sale of ZTS was $31.98,
representing a -9.71% decrease from the 52 week high of $35.42 and
a 11% increase over the 52 week low of $28.81.
ZTS is a part of the Health Care sector, which includes
companies such as Johnson & Johnson (
) and Pfizer, Inc. (
). ZTS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's
profitability, is $.84. Zacks Investment Research reports ZTS's
forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 30.02%, compared to an
industry average of 15.5%.
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Interested in gaining exposure to ZTS through an Exchange
Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have ZTS as a top-10 holding:
- iShares U.S. Pharmaceutical ETF (
The top-performing ETF of this group is IHE with an increase of
8.87% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent
weighting of ZTS at 3.14%.