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AmerisourceBergen Corporation (Holding Co) (ABC) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 16, 2017

AmerisourceBergen Corporation (Holding Co) ( ABC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 16, 2017. A cash dividend payment of $0.365 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 06, 2017. Shareholders who purchased ABC prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 7.35% increase over prior dividend payment.

The previous trading day's last sale of ABC was $90.82, representing a -3.89% decrease from the 52 week high of $94.50 and a 32.82% increase over the 52 week low of $68.38.

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 $5.99. Zacks Investment Research reports ABC's forecasted earnings growth in 2017 as 3.58%, compared to an industry average of 6.3%.

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:

  • VanEck Vectors Pharmaceutical ETF ( PPH )
  • SPDR S&P Health Care Services ETF ( XHS )
  • VanEck Vectors Retail ETF ( RTH )
  • Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Healthcare ETF ( RYH )
  • SPDR Select Sector Fund - Health Care ( XLV ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is XHS with an increase of 4.17% over the last 100 days. PPH has the highest percent weighting of ABC at 2.92%.

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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