Fresenius Medical Care Corporation (FMS) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 17, 2019

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Fresenius Medical Care Corporation ( FMS ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 17, 2019. A cash dividend payment of $0.452 per share is scheduled to be paid on May 31, 2019. Shareholders who purchased FMS prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 5.85% increase over prior dividend payment.

The previous trading day's last sale of FMS was $39.81, representing a -25.45% decrease from the 52 week high of $53.40 and a 28.46% increase over the 52 week low of $30.99.

FMS is a part of the Health Care sector, which includes companies such as HCA Healthcare, Inc. ( HCA ) and Universal Health Services, Inc. ( UHS ). FMS's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.77. Zacks Investment Research reports FMS's forecasted earnings growth in 2019 as 7.64%, compared to an industry average of 16.3%.

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

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Referenced Symbols: FMS , HCA , UHS

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