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ResMed Inc. (RMD) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for May 16, 2014

ResMed Inc. ( RMD ) will begin trading ex-dividend on May 16, 2014. A cash dividend payment of $0.25 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 17, 2014. Shareholders who purchased RMD stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 4th quarter that RMD has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $50.6, the dividend yield is 1.98%.

The previous trading day's last sale of RMD was $50.6, representing a -11.75% decrease from the 52 week high of $57.34 and a 21.87% increase over the 52 week low of $41.52.

RMD is a part of the Health Care sector, which includes companies such as 3M Company ( MMM ) and Baxter International Inc. ( BAX ). RMD's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.29. Zacks Investment Research reports RMD's forecasted earnings growth in 2014 as 11.94%, compared to an industry average of 16.3%.

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

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

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

  • SPDR S&P Health Care Equipment ( XHE )
  • First Trust Value Line Dividend Index Fund ( FVD ).

The top-performing ETF of this group is FVD with an increase of 5.56% over the last 100 days. XHE has the highest percent weighting of RMD at 1.76%.

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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