Cardinal Health, Inc. (CAH) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for September 28, 2018

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Cardinal Health, Inc. ( CAH ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 28, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.476 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 15, 2018. Shareholders who purchased CAH prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 3.03% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $53.63, the dividend yield is 3.55%.

The previous trading day's last sale of CAH was $53.63, representing a -29.2% decrease from the 52 week high of $75.75 and a 11.4% increase over the 52 week low of $48.14.

CAH is a part of the Health Care sector, which includes companies such as McKesson Corporation ( MCK ) and AmerisourceBergen Corporation (Holding Co) ( ABC ). CAH's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.74. Zacks Investment Research reports CAH's forecasted earnings growth in 2019 as .62%, compared to an industry average of 10.4%.

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

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

  • VanEck Vectors Morningstar Wide Moat ETF ( MOAT )
  • SPDR S&P Dividend ETF ( SDY )
  • VanEck Vectors Retail ETF ( RTH )
  • Invesco Dynamic Large Cap Value ETF ( PWV )
  • SPDR Select Sector Fund - Health Care ( XLV ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is RTH with an increase of 16.52% over the last 100 days. MOAT has the highest percent weighting of CAH at 1.98%.

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