AmerisourceBergen Corporation (Holding Co) (ABC) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 18, 2018

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AmerisourceBergen Corporation (Holding Co) ( ABC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 18, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.38 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 04, 2018. Shareholders who purchased ABC prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that ABC has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $85.99, the dividend yield is 1.77%.

The previous trading day's last sale of ABC was $85.99, representing a -19.08% decrease from the 52 week high of $106.27 and a 19.6% increase over the 52 week low of $71.90.

ABC is a part of the Health Care sector, which includes companies such as McKesson Corporation ( MCK ) and Cardinal Health, Inc. ( CAH ). ABC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $4.07. Zacks Investment Research reports ABC's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 10.41%, compared to an industry average of 6%.

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

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

  • VanEck Vectors Pharmaceutical ETF ( PPH )
  • VanEck Vectors Retail ETF ( RTH ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is RTH with an increase of 5.87% over the last 100 days. PPH has the highest percent weighting of ABC at 4.03%.

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

This article appears in: News Headlines , Stocks
Referenced Symbols: ABC , MCK , CAH , PPH , RTH

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