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Pfizer, Inc. (PFE) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for July 31, 2013

Pfizer, Inc. ( PFE ) will begin trading ex-dividend on July 31, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.24 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 04, 2013. Shareholders who purchased PFE stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 3rd quarter that PFE has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $29.54, the dividend yield is 3.25%.

The previous trading day's last sale of PFE was $29.54, representing a -5.17% decrease from the 52 week high of $31.15 and a 25.44% increase over the 52 week low of $23.55.

PFE is a part of the Health Care sector, which includes companies such as Johnson & Johnson ( JNJ ) and Novartis AG ( NVS ). PFE's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.09. Zacks Investment Research reports PFE's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -1.33%, compared to an industry average of -3.9%.

For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the PFE Dividend History page.

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

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

  • Select Sector SPDR Fund - Health Care ( XLV )
  • iShares Dow Jones U.S. Health Care Index Fund ( IYH )
  • Merrill Lynch Pharmaceutical HOLDRS ( PPH )
  • iShares U.S. Pharmaceutical ETF ( IHE )
  • Vanguard Health Care ETF ( VHT ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is VHT with an increase of 16.02% over the last 100 days. XLV has the highest percent weighting of PFE at 9.92%.

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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