Anthem, Inc. (ANTM) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 09, 2020. A cash dividend payment of $0.95 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 25, 2020. Shareholders who purchased ANTM prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that ANTM has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $276.22, the dividend yield is 1.38%.
The previous trading day's last sale of ANTM was $276.22, representing a -10.64% decrease from the 52 week high of $309.10 and a 61.5% increase over the 52 week low of $171.03.
ANTM is a part of the Health Care sector, which includes companies such as UnitedHealth Group Incorporated (UNH) and Cigna Corporation (CI). ANTM's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $23.02. Zacks Investment Research reports ANTM's forecasted earnings growth in 2020 as 15.28%, compared to an industry average of 13.1%.
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)
- Amplify Advanced Battery Metals and Materials ETF (BATT)
- iShares MSCI USA Multifactor ETF (LRGF)
- Invesco S&P 500 Enhanced Value ETF (SPVU)
- First Trust Long/Short Equity (FTLS).
The top-performing ETF of this group is BATT with an increase of 41.68% over the last 100 days. IHF has the highest percent weighting of ANTM at 4.22%.
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