Anthem, Inc. (ANTM) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for September 07, 2018

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Anthem, Inc. ( ANTM ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 07, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.75 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 25, 2018. Shareholders who purchased ANTM prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that ANTM has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $267.85, the dividend yield is 1.12%.

The previous trading day's last sale of ANTM was $267.85, representing a -0.16% decrease from the 52 week high of $268.28 and a 49.3% increase over the 52 week low of $179.40.

ANTM is a part of the Health Care sector, which includes companies such as UnitedHealth Group Incorporated ( UNH ) and Aetna Inc. ( AET ). ANTM's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $16.44. Zacks Investment Research reports ANTM's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 28.58%, compared to an industry average of 23.6%.

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

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

  • iShares Edge MSCI Multifactor USA ETF ( LRGF )
  • Cambria Core Equity ETF ( CCOR )
  • iShares Edge MSCI Multifactor Global ETF ( ACWF )
  • Invesco Russell Top 200 Pure Value ETF ( PXLV )
  • AGFiQ U.S. Market Neutral Anti-Beta Fund ( BTAL ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is LRGF with an increase of 6.97% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of ANTM at 2.44%.

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: ANTM , UNH , LRGF , CCOR , ACWF , BTAL

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