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Bristol-Myers Squibb Company (BMY) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for July 02, 2013

Bristol-Myers Squibb Company ( BMY ) will begin trading ex-dividend on July 02, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.35 per share is scheduled to be paid on August 01, 2013. Shareholders who purchased BMY stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that BMY has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $44.69, the dividend yield is 3.13%.

The previous trading day's last sale of BMY was $44.69, representing a -9.84% decrease from the 52 week high of $49.57 and a 45.86% increase over the 52 week low of $30.64.

BMY is a part of the Health Care sector, which includes companies such as Johnson & Johnson ( JNJ ) and Pfizer, Inc. ( PFE ). BMY's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.88. Zacks Investment Research reports BMY's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -9.08%, compared to an industry average of -3.6%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the BMY Dividend History page.

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

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

  • iShares U.S. Pharmaceutical ETF ( IHE )
  • PowerShares Dynamic Pharmaceuticals ( PJP )
  • Merrill Lynch Pharmaceutical HOLDRS ( PPH )
  • Select Sector SPDR Fund - Health Care ( XLV )
  • SPDR S&P Pharmaceuticals ETF ( XPH ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is XPH with an increase of 15.56% over the last 100 days. IHE has the highest percent weighting of BMY at 6.42%.

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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