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Humana Inc. (HUM) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for September 28, 2015

Humana Inc. ( HUM ) will begin trading ex-dividend on September 28, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.29 per share is scheduled to be paid on October 30, 2015. Shareholders who purchased HUM prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 3.57% increase over the same period a year ago. At the current stock price of $185.97, the dividend yield is .62%.

The previous trading day's last sale of HUM was $185.97, representing a -15.39% decrease from the 52 week high of $219.79 and a 53.64% increase over the 52 week low of $121.04.

HUM is a part of the Health Care sector, which includes companies such as UnitedHealth Group Incorporated ( UNH ) and Aetna Inc. ( AET ). HUM's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $8.46. Zacks Investment Research reports HUM's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as 3.33%, compared to an industry average of 10.6%.

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

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

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

  • iShares U.S. Health Care Providers ETF ( IHF )
  • PowerShares DWA Healthcare Momentum Portfolio ( PTH )
  • SPDR S&P Health Care Services ETF ( XHS )
  • iShares Russell Mid-cap Value ETF ( IWS ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is IHF with an increase of 1.05% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of HUM at 5.4%.

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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