Hill-Rom Holdings Inc ( HRC ) will begin trading ex-dividend on June 20, 2019. A cash dividend payment of $0.21 per share is scheduled to be paid on June 28, 2019. Shareholders who purchased HRC prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This represents an 5% increase over prior dividend payment. At the current stock price of $105.36, the dividend yield is .8%.
The previous trading day's last sale of HRC was $105.36, representing a -3.05% decrease from the 52 week high of $108.68 and a 28.77% increase over the 52 week low of $81.82.
HRC is a part of the Health Care sector, which includes companies such as 3M Company ( MMM ) and Stryker Corporation ( SYK ). HRC's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is $3.36. Zacks Investment Research reports HRC's forecasted earnings growth in 2019 as 6.21%, compared to an industry average of 6.2%.
Interested in gaining exposure to HRC through an Exchange Traded Fund [ETF]?
The following ETF(s) have HRC 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 increase of 7.18% over the last 100 days. It also has the highest percent weighting of HRC at 1%.
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