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Eli Lilly and Company (LLY) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for February 10, 2016

Eli Lilly and Company ( LLY ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 10, 2016. A cash dividend payment of $0.51 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 10, 2016. Shareholders who purchased LLY prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 2% increase over the prior quarter.

The previous trading day's last sale of LLY was $74.19, representing a -20.1% decrease from the 52 week high of $92.85 and a 8.61% increase over the 52 week low of $68.31.

LLY is a part of the Health Care sector, which includes companies such as Johnson & Johnson ( JNJ ) and Pfizer, Inc. ( PFE ). LLY's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.21. Zacks Investment Research reports LLY's forecasted earnings growth in 2016 as 3.05%, compared to an industry average of 5%.

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

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

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

  • iShares U.S. Pharmaceutical ETF ( IHE )
  • PowerShares Dynamic Pharmaceuticals ( PJP )
  • SPDR S&P Pharmaceuticals ETF ( XPH )
  • Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Healthcare ETF ( RYH ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is RYH with an decrease of -12.76% over the last 100 days. IHE has the highest percent weighting of LLY at 6.29%.

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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