Pfizer, Inc. (PFE) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 02, 2018

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Pfizer, Inc. ( PFE ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 02, 2018. A cash dividend payment of $0.34 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 04, 2018. Shareholders who purchased PFE prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that PFE has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $39.93, the dividend yield is 3.41%.

The previous trading day's last sale of PFE was $39.93, representing a -0.15% decrease from the 52 week high of $39.99 and a 23.55% increase over the 52 week low of $32.32.

PFE is a part of the Health Care sector, which includes companies such as Johnson & Johnson ( JNJ ) and Novartis AG ( NVS ). PFE's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.73. Zacks Investment Research reports PFE's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as 12.02%, compared to an industry average of 8.9%.

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

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

  • iShares U.S. Healthcare ETF ( IYH )
  • SPDR Series Trust SPDR SSGA Gender Diversity Index ETF ( SHE )
  • Vanguard Health Care ETF ( VHT )
  • iShares Global Healthcare ETF ( IXJ )
  • iShares Trust ( VLUE ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is IYH with an increase of 5.08% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of PFE at 6.15%.

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