Bruker Corporation ( BRKR ) will begin trading ex-dividend on December 01, 2016. A cash dividend payment of $0.04 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 23, 2016. Shareholders who purchased BRKR prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that BRKR has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $23.3, the dividend yield is .69%.
The previous trading day's last sale of BRKR was $23.3, representing a -21.94% decrease from the 52 week high of $29.85 and a 18.97% increase over the 52 week low of $19.59.
BRKR is a part of the Capital Goods sector, which includes companies such as Illumina, Inc. ( ILMN ) and Agilent Technologies, Inc. ( A ). BRKR's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.88. Zacks Investment Research reports BRKR's forecasted earnings growth in 2016 as 23.17%, compared to an industry average of 25.3%.
Interested in gaining exposure to BRKR through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have BRKR as a top-10 holding:
- iShares U.S. Medical Devices ETF ( IHI ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is IHI with an decrease of -4.84% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of BRKR at 0.72%.
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