Novo Nordisk A/S (NVO) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 17, 2018

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Novo Nordisk A/S ( NVO ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 17, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.331 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 28, 2018. Shareholders who purchased NVO prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an -42.73% decrease from the prior dividend payment.

The previous trading day's last sale of NVO was $47.62, representing a -18.42% decrease from the 52 week high of $58.37 and a 7.56% increase over the 52 week low of $44.28.

NVO is a part of the Health Care sector, which includes companies such as Johnson & Johnson ( JNJ ) and Pfizer, Inc. ( PFE ). NVO's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.56. Zacks Investment Research reports NVO's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 7.69%, compared to an industry average of 8.5%.

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

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

  • VanEck Vectors Junior Gold Miners ETF ( GDXJ ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is GDXJ with an decrease of -15.71% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of NVO at 0.52%.

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: NVO , JNJ , PFE , GDXJ

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