STERIS plc (STE) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for June 06, 2016

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STERIS plc ( STE ) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 06, 2016. A cash dividend payment of $0.25 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 29, 2016. Shareholders who purchased STE prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that STE has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $69.82, the dividend yield is 1.43%.

The previous trading day's last sale of STE was $69.82, representing a -11.36% decrease from the 52 week high of $78.77 and a 14.93% increase over the 52 week low of $60.75.

STE is a part of the Health Care sector, which includes companies such as Johnson Controls, Inc. ( JCI ) and Zimmer Biomet Holdings, Inc. ( ZBH ). STE's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.47. Zacks Investment Research reports STE's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as 15.83%, compared to an industry average of 13.4%.

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

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

  • VanEck Vectors Environmental Services ETF ( EVX )
  • iShares Russell 2000 Growth ETF ( IWO )
  • SPDR Russell 2000 ETF ( TWOK )
  • iShares Russell 2000 ETF ( IWM )
  • ProShares Hedge Replication ETF ( HDG ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is IWM with an increase of 12.34% over the last 100 days. EVX has the highest percent weighting of STE at 3.77%.

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: STE , JCI , ZBH , EVX , IWO , IWM , HDG

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