Perrigo Company ( PRGO ) will begin trading ex-dividend on February 28, 2019. A cash dividend payment of $0.19 per share is scheduled to be paid on March 19, 2019. Shareholders who purchased PRGO prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 5th quarter that PRGO has paid the same dividend.
The previous trading day's last sale of PRGO was $48.29, representing a -44.93% decrease from the 52 week high of $87.69 and a 33.1% increase over the 52 week low of $36.28.
PRGO is a part of the Health Care sector, which includes companies such as Johnson & Johnson ( JNJ ) and Pfizer, Inc. ( PFE ). PRGO's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $.86. Zacks Investment Research reports PRGO's forecasted earnings growth in 2018 as -7.71%, compared to an industry average of 1.8%.
Interested in gaining exposure to PRGO through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have PRGO as a top-10 holding:
- VanEck Vectors Israel ETF ( ISRA ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is ISRA with an decrease of -3.98% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of PRGO at 4.84%.