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Cardinal Health, Inc. (CAH) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for March 28, 2014

Cardinal Health, Inc. ( CAH ) will begin trading ex-dividend on March 28, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.3025 per share is scheduled to be paid on April 15, 2014. Shareholders who purchased CAH stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that CAH has paid the same dividend.

The previous trading day's last sale of CAH was $70.32, representing a -5.48% decrease from the 52 week high of $74.40 and a 69.28% increase over the 52 week low of $41.54.

CAH is a part of the Health Care sector, which includes companies such as McKesson Corporation ( MCK ) and AmerisourceBergen Corporation (Holding Co) ( ABC ). CAH's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $1.07. Zacks Investment Research reports CAH's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 2.7%, compared to an industry average of 7%.

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

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

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

  • PowerShares DWA Healthcare Momentum Portfolio ( PTH )
  • iShares Russell MidCap Value Index Fund ( IWS )
  • iShares Russell MidCap Index Fund ( IWR ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is IWS with an increase of 5.77% over the last 100 days. PTH has the highest percent weighting of CAH at 2.5%.

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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