Cantel Medical Corp. ( CMD ) will begin trading ex-dividend on January 16, 2019. A cash dividend payment of $0.1 per share is scheduled to be paid on January 31, 2019. Shareholders who purchased CMD prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 17.65% increase over prior dividend payment.
The previous trading day's last sale of CMD was $77.62, representing a -40.71% decrease from the 52 week high of $130.92 and a 11.92% increase over the 52 week low of $69.36.
CMD is a part of the Health Care sector, which includes companies such as 3M Company ( MMM ) and Becton, Dickinson and Company ( BDX ). CMD's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $2.1. Zacks Investment Research reports CMD's forecasted earnings growth in 2019 as 3.59%, compared to an industry average of 17.1%.
Interested in gaining exposure to CMD through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have CMD as a top-10 holding:
- First Trust Mid Cap US Equity Select ETF ( RNMC ).
The top-performing ETF of this group is RNMC with an decrease of -11.69% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of CMD at 1.29%.
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