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AmerisourceBergen Corporation (Holding Co) (ABC) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 14, 2014

AmerisourceBergen Corporation (Holding Co) ( ABC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 14, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.235 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 02, 2014. Shareholders who purchased ABC stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that ABC has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $75.82, the dividend yield is 1.24%.

The previous trading day's last sale of ABC was $75.82, representing a -4.18% decrease from the 52 week high of $79.13 and a 34.82% increase over the 52 week low of $56.24.

ABC is a part of the Health Care sector, which includes companies such as McKesson Corporation ( MCK ) and Cardinal Health, Inc. ( CAH ). ABC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.09. Zacks Investment Research reports ABC's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 24.6%, compared to an industry average of 9.3%.

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

Interested in gaining exposure to ABC through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?

The following ETF(s) have ABC as a top-10 holding:

  • iShares Morningstar Mid Core Index Fund ( JKG )
  • Vanguard Mid-Cap Value ETF ( VOE ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is VOE with an increase of 2.96% over the last 100 days. JKG has the highest percent weighting of ABC at 1.16%.

The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.


The views and opinions expressed herein are the views and opinions of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of Nasdaq, Inc.

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