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Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for November 20, 2015

Johnson & Johnson ( JNJ ) will begin trading ex-dividend on November 20, 2015. A cash dividend payment of $0.75 per share is scheduled to be paid on December 08, 2015. Shareholders who purchased JNJ prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that JNJ has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $102.67, the dividend yield is 2.92%.

The previous trading day's last sale of JNJ was $102.67, representing a -5.8% decrease from the 52 week high of $108.99 and a 25.53% increase over the 52 week low of $81.79.

JNJ is a part of the Health Care sector, which includes companies such as Novartis AG ( NVS ) and Pfizer, Inc. ( PFE ). JNJ's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $5.23. Zacks Investment Research reports JNJ's forecasted earnings growth in 2015 as 3.55%, compared to an industry average of 5.2%.

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

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

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

  • iShares U.S. Healthcare ETF ( IYH )
  • Vanguard Health Care ETF - DNQ ( VHT )
  • Market Vectors Pharmaceutical ETF ( PPH )
  • iShares U.S. Pharmaceutical ETF ( IHE )
  • SPDR Select Sector Fund - Health Care ( XLV ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is XLV with an decrease of -2.71% over the last 100 days. IYH has the highest percent weighting of JNJ at 9.68%.

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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