Amgen Inc. (AMGN) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 14, 2018

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Amgen Inc. ( AMGN ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 14, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $1.32 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 08, 2018. Shareholders who purchased AMGN prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 14.78% increase over prior dividend payment.

The previous trading day's last sale of AMGN was $174.87, representing a -13.1% decrease from the 52 week high of $201.23 and a 14.93% increase over the 52 week low of $152.16.

AMGN is a part of the Health Care sector, which includes companies such as Gilead Sciences, Inc. ( GILD ) and Biogen Inc. ( BIIB ). AMGN's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.57. Zacks Investment Research reports AMGN's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 5.07%, compared to an industry average of 6.7%.

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

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Referenced Symbols: AMGN , GILD , BIIB

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