Baxter International Inc. (BAX) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for November 30, 2018

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Baxter International Inc. ( BAX ) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 30, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.19 per share is scheduled to be paid on January 02, 2019. Shareholders who purchased BAX prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that BAX has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $68.32, the dividend yield is 1.11%.

The previous trading day's last sale of BAX was $68.32, representing a -12.83% decrease from the 52 week high of $78.38 and a 11.91% increase over the 52 week low of $61.05.

BAX is a part of the Health Care sector, which includes companies such as 3M Company ( MMM ) and Becton, Dickinson and Company ( BDX ). BAX's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.21. Zacks Investment Research reports BAX's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 20.78%, compared to an industry average of 3.8%.

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

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

  • iShares U.S. Medical Devices ETF ( IHI ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is IHI with an increase of 3.68% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of BAX at 3.59%.

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
Referenced Symbols: BAX , MMM , BDX , IHI

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