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 44.70% and weekly performance is 0.45%. On last trading day company shares ended up $42.45. GlaxoSmithKline plc (NYSE:GSK) distance from 50-day simple moving average (SMA50) is -2.89%. Equities researchers at HSBC started coverage on shares of GlaxoSmithKline plc (NYSE:GSK) in a research report issued on Thursday, reports. The firm set a “buy” rating on the pharmaceutical company’s stock.

Baxter International Inc. (NYSE:BAX) shares increased 1.59% in last trading session and ended the day at $37.61. BAX Gross Margin is 49.00% and its return on assets is 11.50%. Baxter International Inc. (NYSE:BAX) quarterly performance is -1.12%. 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 10 July, PDL BioPharma, Inc. (NASDAQ:PDLI) shares increased 4.13% and was closed at $6.30. PDLI EPS growth in last 5 year was 11.70%. PDL BioPharma, Inc. (NASDAQ:PDLI) year to date (YTD) performance is -14.58%. On 29 June, PDL BioPharma, Inc. (NASDAQ: PDLI) announced that it has entered into a credit agreement with CareView Communications, Inc. (OTCQB: CRVW) whereby PDL will provide CareView with up to $40 million of secured debt financing. CareView is an information technology provider to the healthcare industry focused on patient care monitoring.

Theravance Inc. (NASDAQ:THRX) ended the last trading day at $16.24. Company weekly volatility is calculated as 5.57% and price to cash ratio as 7.56. Theravance Inc. (NASDAQ:THRX) showed a weekly performance of -3.73%.

AdCare Health Systems, Inc. (NYSEMKT:ADK) shares increased 5.14% in last trading session and ended the day at $3.89. ADK Gross Margin is 16.30% and its return on assets is -10.30%. AdCare Health Systems, Inc. (NYSEMKT:ADK) quarterly performance is -7.82%. 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%.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *