Cardinal Health, Inc. (CAH) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for June 27, 2013
Cardinal Health, Inc. ( CAH ) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 27, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.3025 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 15, 2013. Shareholders who purchased CAH stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 10% increase over the prior quarter. At the current stock price of $46.64, the dividend yield is 2.59%.
The previous trading day's last sale of CAH was $46.64, representing a -4.8% decrease from the 52 week high of $48.99 and a 26.36% increase over the 52 week low of $36.91.
CAH is a part of the Health Care sector, which includes companies such as McKesson Corporation ( MCK ) and AmerisourceBergen Corporation (Holding Co) ( ABC ). CAH's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.35. Zacks Investment Research reports CAH's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as 9.71%, compared to an industry average of 4.7%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the CAH Dividend History page.