Teleflex Incorporated (TFX) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 14, 2019. A cash dividend payment of $0.34 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 16, 2019. Shareholders who purchased TFX prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 26th quarter that TFX has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $365.71, the dividend yield is .37%.
The previous trading day's last sale of TFX was $365.71, representing a -2.17% decrease from the 52 week high of $373.84 and a 61.8% increase over the 52 week low of $226.02.
TFX is a part of the Health Care sector, which includes companies such as 3M Company (MMM) and Stryker Corporation (SYK). TFX's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $5.78. Zacks Investment Research reports TFX's forecasted earnings growth in 2019 as 11.38%, compared to an industry average of 12.3%.
Interested in gaining exposure to TFX through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have TFX as a top-10 holding:
- Invesco S&P 500 Equal Weight Health Care ETF (RYH)
- Schwab U.S. Mid Cap ETF (SCHM)
- Invesco Russell 1000 Low Beta Equal Weight ETF (USLB)
- Oppenheimer ETF Trust (OSIZ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is USLB with an increase of 2.8% over the last 100 days. RYH has the highest percent weighting of TFX at 1.81%.
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