Dividend News Alert: Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY)
Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY) changed 0.13% to recent value of $110.62. The stock transacted 3853114 shares during last trading day however it has an average volume of 4080.04K shares. It spotted trading -5.14% off 52-week high price. On the other end, the stock has been noted 50.12% away from the low price over the last 52-weeks.
The board of directors of Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY) has declared a dividend for the fourth quarter of 2018 of $0.5625 per share on outstanding common stock.
The dividend is payable December 10, 2018, to shareholders of record at the close of business on November 15, 2018.
About Eli Lilly and Company
Lilly is a global healthcare leader that unites caring with discovery to make life better for people around the world. We were founded more than a century ago by a man committed to creating high-quality medicines that meet real needs, and today we remain true to that mission in all our work. Across the globe, Lilly employees work to discover and bring life-changing medicines to those who need them, improve the understanding and management of disease, and give back to communities through philanthropy and volunteerism.
LLY has a gross margin of 72.90% and an operating margin of 9.10% while its profit margin remained -0.60% for the last 12 months. Its earnings per share (EPS) expected to touch remained -37.00% for this year while earning per share for the next 5-years is expected to reach at 11.38%.
The company has 1049M of outstanding shares and 1049M shares were floated in the market. According to the most recent quarter its current ratio was 1.4 that represents company’s ability to meet its current financial obligations. The price moved ahead of 1.62% from the mean of 20 days, 4.11% from mean of 50 days SMA and performed 24.64% from mean of 200 days price. Company’s performance for the week was -4.19%, 4.59% for month and YTD performance remained 30.97%.