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Kindred Healthcare, Inc. (KND) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 19, 2014

Kindred Healthcare, Inc. ( KND ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 19, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.12 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 11, 2014. Shareholders who purchased KND stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that KND has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $24.32, the dividend yield is 1.97%.

The previous trading day's last sale of KND was $24.32, representing a -8.98% decrease from the 52 week high of $26.72 and a 102.31% increase over the 52 week low of $12.02.

KND is a part of the Health Care sector, which includes companies such as HCA Holdings, Inc. ( HCA ) and Fresenius Medical Care Corporation ( FMS ). KND's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$3.13. Zacks Investment Research reports KND's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 18.3%, compared to an industry average of 22.1%.

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

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

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

  • SPDR S&P Health Care Services ETF ( XHS ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is XHS with an increase of 6.25% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of KND at 2.22%.

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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