Zimmer Holdings, Inc. (ZMH) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for June 25, 2014
Zimmer Holdings, Inc. ( ZMH ) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 25, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.22 per share is scheduled to be paid on July 25, 2014. Shareholders who purchased ZMH stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 10% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current stock price of $104.93, the dividend yield is .84%.
The previous trading day's last sale of ZMH was $104.93, representing a -3.14% decrease from the 52 week high of $108.33 and a 40.75% increase over the 52 week low of $74.55.
ZMH is a part of the Health Care sector, which includes companies such as Johnson Controls, Inc. ( JCI ) and Smith & Nephew SNATS, Inc. ( SNN ). ZMH's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $4.44. Zacks Investment Research reports ZMH's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 6.55%, compared to an industry average of 13.8%.
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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 )
- Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Healthcare ETF ( RYH )
- SPDR S&P Health Care Equipment ( XHE )
- iShares Morningstar Mid Core Index Fund ( JKG ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is JKG with an increase of 11.19% over the last 100 days. WMW has the highest percent weighting of ZMH at 5.53%.