Top Health Stocks Giving Over 5% Dividend Yield: GlaxoSmithKline (NYSE:GSK), Baxter International (NYSE:BAX), PDL BioPharma (NASDAQ:PDLI), Theravance (NASDAQ:THRX), AdCare Health Systems (NYSEMKT:ADK)

GlaxoSmithKline plc (NYSE:GSK) belongs to Healthcare sector. Its net profit margin is 44.90% and weekly performance is 3.66%. On last trading day company shares ended up $43.34. GlaxoSmithKline plc (NYSE:GSK) distance from 50-day simple moving average (SMA50) is -0.56%. GlaxoSmithKline Plc (NYSE:GSK) has become the first drugmaker to team up with London-based Francis Crick Institute, the pharma giant has said. The deal will see scientists from both organisations collaborate on a number of projects, starting this year.

Baxter International Inc. (NYSE:BAX) shares increased 0.35% in last trading session and ended the day at $37.73. BAX Gross Margin is 49.00% and its return on assets is 11.50%. Baxter International Inc. (NYSE:BAX) quarterly performance is 0.03%. Baxter International (NYSE:BAX) will host a quarterly conference call to discuss its second quarter 2015 financial results on Wednesday, July 29, 2015, at 4:00 p.m. Central Time.

On 14 July, PDL BioPharma, Inc. (NASDAQ:PDLI) shares increased 1.42% and was closed at $6.44. PDLI EPS growth in last 5 year was 11.70%. PDL BioPharma, Inc. (NASDAQ:PDLI) year to date (YTD) performance is -12.69%. Zacks cut shares of PDL BioPharma (NASDAQ:PDLI) from a hold rating to a sell rating in a research note issued to investors on Friday.

Theravance Inc. (NASDAQ:THRX) ended the last trading day at $16.96. Company weekly volatility is calculated as 3.82% and price to cash ratio as 7.89. Theravance Inc. (NASDAQ:THRX) showed a weekly performance of 4.89%. Theravance, Inc. (NASDAQ: THRX) announced the appointment of Michael E. Faerm as Senior Vice President and Chief Business Officer. Mr. Faerm reports directly to Michael W. Aguiar, Chief Executive Officer, and will lead Theravance’s growth strategy and corporate development initiatives beyond the company’s existing respiratory portfolio of RELVAR®/BREO® ELLIPTA® and ANORO® ELLIPTA®.

AdCare Health Systems, Inc. (NYSEMKT:ADK) shares fell -3.27% in last trading session and ended the day at $3.84. ADK Gross Margin is 16.30% and its return on assets is -10.30%. AdCare Health Systems, Inc. (NYSEMKT:ADK) quarterly performance is -7.91%. AdCare Health Systems, Inc. (NYSEMKT:ADK) Board of Directors declared a cash dividend of $0.055 per share of common stock, payable on July 31, 2015 to shareholders of record as of July 15, 2015. The quarterly dividend would represent an annualized dividend of $0.22 per share. Based on the closing share price on June 29, 2015, this represents a dividend yield of 6.6%.

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