News to Track: Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE:LLY)

Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE:LLY) spotted trading -7.52% off 52-week high price. On the other end, the stock has been noted 34.90% away from the low price over the last 52-weeks. The stock changed -1.33% to recent value of $157.91. The stock transacted 4350042 shares during most recent day however it has an average volume of 4.21M shares. The company has 907.20M of outstanding shares and 743.84M shares were floated in the market.

On Dec. 14, 2020, The board of directors of Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE:LLY) released a 15 percent increase in its quarterly dividend. The dividend for the first quarter of 2021 will be $0.85 per share on outstanding common stock. This raises the annual indicated rate to $3.40 per share.

The dividend is payable March 10, 2021, to shareholders of record as of the close of business on February 12, 2021.

About Eli Lilly and Company

Lilly is a global healthcare leader that unites caring with discovery to create medicines that 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 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.

Its earnings per share (EPS) expected to touch remained 54.10% for this year while earning per share for the next 5-years is expected to reach at 13.60%. LLY has a gross margin of 78.30% and an operating margin of 23.80% while its profit margin remained 24.00% for the last 12 months.

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 7.48% from the mean of 20 days, 9.15% from mean of 50 days SMA and performed 5.62% from mean of 200 days price. Company’s performance for the week was 7.12%, 11.97% for month and YTD performance remained 20.15%.

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