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Anthem, Inc. (ANTM) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for December 02, 2015

Anthem, Inc. ( ANTM ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 02, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.625 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 21, 2015. Shareholders who purchased ANTM prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that ANTM has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $130.38, the dividend yield is 1.92%.

The previous trading day's last sale of ANTM was $130.38, representing a -24.89% decrease from the 52 week high of $173.59 and a 7.56% increase over the 52 week low of $121.22.

ANTM is a part of the Health Care sector, which includes companies such as UnitedHealth Group Incorporated ( UNH ) and Aetna Inc. ( AET ). ANTM's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $10.45. Zacks Investment Research reports ANTM's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as 14.85%, compared to an industry average of 19.1%.

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

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

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

  • iShares U.S. Health Care Providers ETF ( IHF )
  • SPDR MFS Systematic Value Equity ETF ( SYV )
  • PowerShares XTF: Dynamic Market Portfolio ( PWC )
  • SPDR S&P Health Care Services ETF ( XHS )
  • PowerShares Global Emerging Markets Infrastructure ( PXR ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is PWC with an increase of 0.04% over the last 100 days. IHF has the highest percent weighting of ANTM at 7.38%.

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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